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Baptist Bible Seminary Campus & Community

The communities of Clarks Summit, Scranton, and Wilkes-Barre hold many different opportunities for students at Baptist Bible Seminary. Jobs, Bible-believing churches, quality Christian and public schools, diverse shopping malls, year-round recreation, and affordable housing are all readily available in the area.

The Admissions Office maintains a list of available jobs and apartments. Visit www.scrantontimes.com and www.worknepa.com for additional housing and job opportunities.

Learn more about the Clarks Summit and Scranton area here.

The campus of BBC&S sits in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains in northeastern Pennsylvania. The 131-acre campus overlooks a four-acre lake, soccer and softball fields and includes an expansive library and the new $5.6 million Athletic Center. The Phelps Student Center houses the cafeteria and more.

Take a virtual tour of campus here.

BBS classroom are equipped with up-to-date technology to make learning as streamlined as possible. Our computer lab allows for advanced research and writing in the original biblical languages. Special study rooms are available for seminary students on campus.

Limited on-campus housing is available for married and single men.

Nordling Hall houses single students in private rooms with access to shared kitchenette facilities. The cost is $220 per month, or $1,250 per semester. It includes all utilities (electricity, heat, local phone, high speed internet, water, sewer, and trash). It does not include cable television.

Woolsey Hall offers apartments to married students. These are three-room efficiency apartments with a kitchen, living area, bedroom, and bathroom. The cost is $600 per month. It includes all utilities (electricity, heat, local phone, high speed internet, water, sewer, and trash). It does not include cable television.