Global Bible College & Seminary, Inc.

                                                       "Building Christian Leaders to Impact the Globe through the Work of the Ministry" 

All of our degrees are:

  • 100% Online
  • No Routine for Testing
  • Classrooms through Edmodo.  All first time students must register.  Instructor will provide classroom code.

Academic Programs

Global Bible College & Seminary, Inc. (GBCS) offers many academic programs.

Each program is designed to help develop Spirit anointed leaders for Christian ministry through rigorous learning experiences that allow them to study and practice under the anointing of the Holy Spirit, and the mentoring of a highly qualified and talented faculty. 

GBCS is designed for Christians who want to learn the Bible and live out the teachings of Christ. The academic programs are built on the fundamentals of the Christian faith but recognize the diversity that exists among God loving believers who accept the Bible as the inerrant, infallible, and inspired Word of God, and Christ Jesus as the only Savior.

Students applying to any academic program must be at least 18 years old and involved in a local church ministry (whether as a lay ministry volunteer or as a paid staff member).


No high school diploma or GED is required to enroll in the certificate programs. However, a high school diploma or GED is required if these credits are applied to a degree program.

Course Requirements 

Students entering certificate programs enroll in according to the College’s academic calendar.



The completion in Theology provides students with fundamental understanding of systematic and historical theology.  This graduate program in theology program is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary for local church service by instilling a foundational knowledge of Christian theology, including the biblical and historical roots of key doctrines of the faith.

The student is prepared to demonstrate theological reflection skills in identifying common themes in systematic and historical theology, emphasizing historical developments and major theological movements.

Ordination is available for qualifying ministers.

Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.     Psalm 37:5 (KJV)



The Doctor of Ministry degree is a practice-oriented doctorate for pastors and ministry leaders. The goal of the program is to develop and equip reflective practitioners at a doctoral level with new levels of theological discernment and practical skills for the art of ministry leadership. DMin students will be stretched theologically and exposed to new models of ministry.

Entrance Requirements
  • Masters Degree from an accredited college, university or seminary
Course Requirements
  • 33 total credit hours of coursework
  • A 9 credit hours of thesis required


The DTh degree program is offered to students wishing to enhance their knowledge and ministerial skills or teaching competence in certain advanced areas of theology and ministry. The DTh program at STCU has a strong academic focus and biblical foundation, with a clear connection to the church.

Candidates for the Doctor of Theology degree will specialize in one of the fields of theological scholarship, such as: Biblical Studies; Hebrew Bible/Old Testament; New Testament and Early Christian Studies; History of Christianity; Systematic Theology; Christian Ethics; Spiritual Leadership.

Requirements for the DTh Degree

All applicants must have BS and Masters

The Doctor of Theology degree requires 52 credit-hours of study and extends through three stages: coursework, Knowledge Area Modules (KAM), and dissertation. Candidates for this degree must fulfill the following:

  • 39   total credit hours of coursework
  • A 9 credit hours of dissertation required

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY in Biblical Studies

To earn the PhD in Biblical Studies, a student must earn 54 semester hours of credit at the doctoral level.  Each PhD student must complete foundational courses in Christian Ministry and Advanced Studies in Biblical Hermeneutics, plus a six-course cored which exposes the student to the breadth of academic experience in biblical studies.  A student must also complete six electives from a choice of advanced seminars in the primary biblical text (Hebrew, Aramaic, or Greek), and write a dissertation.  The capstone of the program is the students dissertation.  The student must complete four dissertation modules of three hours each in order to earn the degree.  Upon completion the student must successfully defend (via conference call) that doctoral dissertation.

The PhD in Biblical Studies program can typically be completed in four to five years.


We have done our very best to make your application process as seamless as possible. You have two methods of enrollment: online or by phone. To enroll online simply complete the Application for Admissions and one of our Admissions Counselors will contact you to complete your enrollment process.

The steps for admission are as follows:

  • Submit your online Application for Admission
  • Sign into the Student Portal upon acceptance.
  •  Submit Transcripts or Degree/Diploma
  • Submit letters of recommendation
  • Notification of Acceptance
  • Pay Tuition
  • Begin Classes



Admission to Global Bible College (GBCS) is based on the student’s ability to satisfactorily complete the academic requirements. Other factors such as the individual’s Christian experience, call to ministry, and moral character are so taken into account.


Enrollment Procedures

If you are applying for a degree program you must use the online application from to enroll Click here to apply online.

Online Application Form

  1. Validation of High School diploma or higher degree
  2. Official transcripts for all previous College credits
  3. Two recent photos (passport size)
  4. A signed “Automatic Payments Withdraw Agreement form” form when necessary. (The form is necessary for all students taking advantage of the monthly payments program.)

*All applications are subject to approval.

Credit Transfers

Accepting credits earned at another institution is the prerogative of the receiving institution. No college, school or accrediting agency can require another institution to accept in transfer credit earned somewhere else. Even when the sending institution is accredited by the same agency as the receiving school, there is no guarantee credits will transfer.

Students wishing to transfer credits to other schools are responsible for finding out about the acceptance of credit by the receiving institution.

GBCS accepts credits from approved Colleges or Seminaries. A minimum grade of “D-” will be accepted. Please contact GBCS via email to find out whether your previous College or Seminary is approved.

Advanced Standing Credits (Life Experience)

Students with ministerial experience may be granted credits based on their experience.



In-house Financial Aid Payment Plans Available.  Speak to your Admissions Counselor for more information.

Degree Program
Cost per 
Credit Hour
 Total Hours
Masters Degree Programs
Doctorate Degree Programs
Doctor of Philosophy

Courses are priced very affordably. You can pay in full per class, by the program OR you can sign up for a payment plan. Payments plans start at 10% of Total Degree Cost  as  Deposit and $200/month. Payment plans are for degree programs only.

*All degree programs are billed in full based on number of credits required for graduation.


Students purchase textbooks from the bookstore of their choice.  Some courses are KBC specific and can only be purchased through our school office.  Books are required for each course and range from $20.00 – $60.00 per book.

Graduation Fee

A graduation fee is required for each degree issued by GBCS. The graduation fee for the Master’s degree and all Doctorate degree programs is $295.00.  The graduation fee is due no later than 60 days before the student is scheduled to graduate.

Delinquent payments

Payments which are delinquent by more than ten (10)days will be charged a late fee of $50.00. Payments delinquent by more than sixty (60)days will require the student to re-enroll unless previous arrangements have been made with KBC.


A transcript of credits received at GBCS will be issued by the Registrar’s Office upon a receipt of a written request from the student. Transcripts are not issued until all academic and financial requirements have been met. Transcript fee is $7.00.

Dismissal Policy

Global Bible College Seminary reserves the right to suspend, dismiss or place on probation any student whose academic standing, financial obligation, progress or conduct is less than satisfactory.


Any student desiring re-admission to Global Bible Seminary. The application fee is required for all re-enrollments.

Notice of Nondiscrimination

Global Bible College & Seminary admits male or female students of any race, color, nationality, or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded to students by our administrative or educational policies.

Full payment must be paid before certificates and diplomas are awarded. 

Books may or may not be included. Most classes require book purchases. 


No refunds will be issued after registration or class fees have been paid. 


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Registration Fee

Administration Fee

Technology Fee

Graduation Fee




Registration Fee

Administration Fee

Technology FEe

Dissertation Reading

Graduation Fee

Tuition - Doctoral Program

Tuition - PhD Program



For Post Graduate students, tuition will be discounted by $200 for those who pay total cost in full at registration ONLY!  This does not include any books that would need to be purchased.  There will be no refunds after classes begin ***

Discounted Tuition - Doctor's Program

Discounted Tuition - PhD Program



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Soft Bound Book price range:  $20.00 - $60.00 per book

All E-Books:     $20.00 per book (Some courses will require up to 3 or 4 books)

Books and class materials can be purchased from Amazon if applicable.  

All E-Books will be purchased from school bookstore online.  These will be announced 3 weeks prior to start of semester.  


Soft Bound Books


A fee of $7.00 must be submitted with a written request for transcript. No transcripts will be released without the prepaid fee. 

Thesis Review Fee for Masters Program: $50 must accompany the submission of all Thesiwork.

Life Experience Credit: $50 for each life experience credit applied toward the student's degree. 

Postage: The school generally pays for postage on all packages sent by the school to the student. The student is required to pay postage on all course work and other materials they send to the school. (We will not accept C.O.D. items.) Students can eliminate postage by uploading their written assignments to the school via the internet.  

Duplicate Diploma Fee: $30 for each duplicate diploma.

NSF Fee: A $50 penalty for all declined debit or credit card payments.  

Pay Masters Thesis Fee, Life Experience Credit, Duplicate Diploma and NSF fees Here below!


 Click HERE to request your Official Transcript Request Form from previous school(s).