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College visits launch with special days, Kutless
Special times for future BBC students to gain an inside look at campus life are set beginning in September, including the unique iView College Days weekend featuring Kutless and the One True God concert tour.
iView College Days is September 29 - October 2. It is among many unique campus visit opportunities during the 2011-2012 school year, including a full range of tailored days for students depending on their choice of college major.
Complete details and registration information for iView are online at www.bbc.edu/iView.
The iView weekend includes a special appearance by contemporary Christian bands Kutless and NewSong, who are headlining a powerful concert stop at 6 p.m. on October 1. Tickets are included for iView attendees. They are available for sale to others online at
Read more about the concert here.
To assist future students and their families further, BBC is providing a $250 travel reimbursement. The cost of gas, tolls, and fares will be credited back to students after they enroll.
The iView perspective
Visitors will experience dorm life, with BBC students hosting. The weekend is for both transferring college students and high school students. IView lets future students see why BBC is a top choice for college and includes time to:
-Visit with professors
-Eat in the cafeteria
-Get information on financial aid
-Learn about BBC's nearly 40 undergraduate programs
-Enjoy on- and off-campus social life and activities
The cost is only $35 for future students and includes housing, a concert ticket, and all of weekend's events. Youth pastors, adult leaders, and parents are welcome and can register online, too, though housing is not provided.
Get more details and complete registration online at www.bbc.edu/iView.
Tailored visit days
A special set of visit days focuses on BBC's many undergraduate programs and options, as well as Defender Athletics. Faculty members in each area spend additional time with visiting students, allowing them to explore their program of interest in more detail.
Days ahead in 2011-2012 include:
September 12 - Teacher Education Visit Day
September 26 - Pastoral Ministries Visit Day
October 10 - Business Administration Visit Day
October 15 - Defender Athletics Visit Day
October 21 - Communications/Drama Visit Day
November 14 - Counseling, Camping, Sports, Women's, and Specialized Ministries Visit Day
February 6 - Missions Visit Day
March 26 - Office Administration and Communications/Writing Visit Day
April 8 - Music, Sports Management, and Sports & Health Sciences Visit Day
Learn more about visits at www.bbc.edu/visit.
Scheduling a visit can be done easily online here.
Other options available
While many visits have pre-arranged opportunities, future students can arrange for a campus visit when it is most convenient for them.
A calendar detailing when visits can be scheduled is online here.
Future students can also see the progress on the new Kempton Athletic Center. The $4.5 million facility is set to open in 2012.
Keep up with the progress on the Kempton Athletic Center at www.bbc.edu/Kempton.
A virtual tour of the BBC&S Campus is online here.
Baptist Bible College & Seminary offers an outstanding Christian education through on-campus, online, and other distance learning options. Students go beyond the ordinary, learning to learn and serve with excellence as they gain critical leadership and life skills.
To learn more, go to www.bbc.edu or call 570.586.2400.
Posted on: 9/2/2011 4:00:07 PM