Sonship Bible College degree programs of study has been declared by the appropriate state authority exempt from the requirements for licensure under provisions of North Carolina General Statues Section (G.S.) 116-15(d) for exemption from licensure with respect to religious education. Exemption from licensure is not based upon assessment of program quality under established licensing standards.
Sonship Bible College is a correspondence/distance education college. SBC offers a Fall, Winter and Spring trimesters consisting of eight weeks each.
Sonship Bible College offers four courses of study:
General Diploma of Graduation
Associate Degree (Ministerial of Theology - required courses)
Bachelor Degree* (Theology and Ministerial of Theology - required courses)
2 & 4 Year Non-elective Fast Track Program (includes SBC credits provided for transferred earned college credit, life experience, outreach and ministry of helps)
DIPLOMA OF GRADUATION IN MINISTRY TRAINING
Sonship Bible College offers a one year Diploma of Graduation in Ministry Training (30 trimester credit hours) designed for those who may or may not be seeking to enter the ministry, but have no desire to complete the two-year degree. However, they may have the Diploma of Graduation in Ministry Training conferred upon them while pursuing a two-year degree program.
2-YEAR ASSOCIATE OF THEOLOGY DEGREE
Sonship Bible College offers a two-year Associate of Theology Degree (54 trimester credit hours) designed for those who are seeking to serve in ministry or desire a more in-depth study of the Word of God, but have no desire to complete a four-year program. However, they may have the Associate degree conferred upon them while pursuing a four-year degree program.
MINISTERIAL THEOLOGY DEGREE
This is a four-year program (108 trimester credit hours) designed for those who are seeking to enter the ministry on a full time basis. Students seeking this degree must take the required subjects in the SBC curriculum and write one theme (15,000 words) or take 15 additional credits. Students are required to actively serve, for at least one year, in any one of the outreach ministries listed below and must be approved by the administration:
Each student seeking this degree will also be required to participate in any one of the following outreach ministries listed below:
One year in Prison Ministry
One year in Hospital Ministry
One year in Nursing Home Ministry
One year in Christian Education Ministry or Sunday School
BACHELOR OF THEOLOGY
This is a four year program (108 trimester credit hours) designed for those who are seeking to enter the ministry on a full time basis. Students seeking this degree must take the required subjects in the SBC curriculum and write one thesis (50,000 words or 150 double-spaced type written pages) or take 15 additional credits. Every thesis must be approved by the administration.
Sonship Bible College counts it a privilege to be involved in the teaching of God’s Word. If you choose to enroll in SBC, our prayer is that you will reach the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.