FAQs

How much is tuition?

See the average cost for full-time and part-time students, as well as a comparison of the cost of CBIS to that of other colleges. The cost of our of our certificate and degree programs can be found by clicking on the Degree and Certificates tab. Please email us for the suggested donation amount for the Honorary Doctorate Degree Program.

How do I make a payment?

If paying by credit card you may go to our tuition and fees section and from there go to our payment page. To chose another method of payment please contact us and we will provide instructions on how you can make your payment. For a list of payment types accepted please go to our tuition and fees page.

Do you offer financial aid?

We currently do not offer financial aid but will be able to offer prospective students a no credit check student loan through a financial institution in the near future. However we do offer a tuition assistance plan for those who qualify.

What online degrees are available?

CBIS offers a wide variety of degree and certificate programs. Select the Degree and Certificate tab to see a complete list of the degree and certificate programs offered by CBIS. If you do not see the degree program that you are interested in please contact us. Through our Custom Degree Program we can offer almost any religious degree that you desire.

Does CBIS offer any scholarships?

Yes. CBIS does not offer any full scholarships at this time. However CBIS does offer partial scholarship based upon the availability of scholarship funds. Click on the following link to view our scholarship page for more information http://christianbibleinstitute.net/cbis-scholarships

Is CBIS accredited?

Yes, CBIS is privately accredited. For details, see our full accreditation statement. http://christianbibleinstitute.net/accreditation

Is the program completely online?

All of the books, audios and videos that make up the course materials will be shipped or emailed to you. Then you will be able to correspond with your instructor online, or by any other method you choose. You may also submit your coursework via email. You do not have to come to Houston,Texas to attend classes. All course work can be done from the comfort of your home. CBIS will be offering classes at an onsite location in March of 2012.

Can I bring in life experience credit?

Yes. Learn more about creating a life experience portfolio by completing our Life Experience Portfolio Assessment.

Do you accept credit transfers?

Yes. You may receive up to 50% of the credits for your bachelor’s degree from the combination of life experience and credit transfers from other institutions. See details about transferring credits.

What other schools will accept a degree from CBIS?

You may go www.gcsn.org to view a list of schools that will accept degrees from CBIS. There are a number of other schools that will accept degrees from CBIS that are not listed on the GCSN site. If you are planning on enrolling in another school after receiving a degree from CBIS you should contact the school that you are interested in enrolling in to see if they will accept a degree from CBIS.

How do I contact CBIS?

You can find all of our information on the contact page.

When can I start?

Immediately! Because there is no physical classroom to attend, there is no set schedule that you must conform to. As soon as you receive your course materials you may begin, and your studies continue at your own pace until you complete them.

How do I start?

Go to our enroll page and complete the online application or downloadable application and mail it to the school address along with the necessary fees.

Can I order courses online?

Yes, and it’s very easy. Simply email us a list of the courses that you would like to order and one of our Academic Advisors will assist in ordering your courses.

How do I submit my payment information?

You can submit your payment information my going to the tuition and fees page.

What if my question isn’t listed?

Fill out the contact form on the contact us page with your question