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How do I get to BBC?
Get directions.

Where do I go for courses on campus?
Each on-campus graduate course takes place in Jackson Hall. Just take the first right into the parking lot as you drive onto campus. For your convenience, you can also download the campus map.

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Spiritual Life

What doctrine and faith does BBC adhere to?
Read our doctrinal statement.

Are there special rules and requirements I should follow?
View the standards of conduct.

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Computer Services

How do I connect to the Internet once I am on campus?
Vist the Information Technology website for helpful instructions.

Do you have wireless access?
Most of our non-residential buildings offer wireless Internet access.

What operating system do I need?
We do not have a preferred operating system. Please note: The following operating systems are not allowed on campus: Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2003 Server, and all other server operating systems.

Is it possible to purchase discounted software?
After enrolling, you will be eligible to receive student discounts on software through http://www.selectstudent.com/aicup
(After selecting Baptist Bible College of Pennsylvania from the school list, do not click "GO." You will automatically be sent to the site).

What if I have more computer and technical questions?
If you need more personalized assistance, please feel free to call us at 570.585.9259 (option 3 at the prompt) or email us at helpdesk@bbc.edu. We are here to help.

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Student Life

What is there to do besides class work?
With shopping, parks, sports, and restaurants nearby, you’ll have plenty of things to enjoy when you’re not hitting the books. Click here for the campus calendar of events or click here for other things to do near campus.

What are my housing options? (Master of Education only)
You’re invited to take advantage of inexpensive, short-term, on-campus housing for yourself or for your whole family while pursuing your degree. Weekday meal packages and individual meals are available in the Phelps Student Center. Click here for rates for on-campus housing and meals.

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Academic Life

What academic resources are available for me?
Within Jackson Hall, you can access the Murphy Memorial Library.

Where do I go for online courses?
Log on at the Portal. If you’re having trouble, contact the Registrar at registrar@bbc.edu or 570.585.9216.

Is BBC accredited?
Baptist Bible College & Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, 267.284.5000) and the Association for Biblical Higher Education (5850 T.G. Lee Blvd.,Ste 130, Orlando, FL 32822-1781, 407.207.0808). Click here for more information.

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How do I get more information or subscribe to “Connected” BBC’s email newsletter?
Click here for more information.

How do I start my application?
Just click here!

Whom should I call if I have any other questions?
Call the admissions office at 800.451.7664 or email gradadmissions@bbc.edu.