Louisville Bible College
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Louisville Bible College
Louisville Bible College
Logo with Seal.jpg
Type Private
Established 1948
Affiliation Christian churches and churches of Christ
President Tom Mobley
Location Louisville, USA
Colors Burgundy & Gold          
Nickname Trailblazers
Website www.louisvillebiblecollege.net

Louisville Bible College is a private, co-educational college located in southeast Louisville, Kentucky. It was founded in September 1948. LBC's mission is "to educate preachers and other Christian leaders for Christ's Church."

The college is authorized to grant degrees in the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a religious institution with a letter on file with the Council on Postsecondary Education.

Courses of study

Degrees

  • Certificate of Christian Leadership
  • Associate of Sacred Literature
  • Bachelor of Sacred Literature
  • Master of Sacred Literature

All associate degree students major in Bible and select one of the following specialties:

  • Ministry
  • Christian Education

All bachelor's degree students major in Bible and:

  • General Ministries

Master's degree students select one of the following:

  • Bible (Focus: Old Testament or New Testament)
  • Bible and Ministry
  • Bible and Theology[1]

Student life

LBC is primarily a commuter campus with student housing available for those beyond a commuting distance.

Students are encouraged to participate in campus life (such as cookouts with administration, faculty and staff) and to cultivate a network of Christian mentors and friends.

Chapel services are held and are considered to be an important part of Student Life. They are developed to meet students' spiritual formation needs.

Board of Regents

The Board of Regents is the governing body of the college. The board is responsible for hiring the President, setting policy, approving the budget, securing adequate funding/resources, and advancing the mission of the institution.

Presidents

The college has had seven presidents.

  • Ira M. Boswell (1949-1950)
  • Ralph L. Records (1950-1965)
  • Frank W. Buck (1965-1971)
  • Thomas R. Omer (1971-1990)
  • Tommy W. Mobley, D.Min. (1990-2004; 2016-present)
  • Charles A. McNeely, D.D. (2004-2009)
  • Tracy W. Marx, D.Min. (2010-2015)

Campus facilities

The current campus is located at 8211 Restoration Drive in Louisville and consists of the following facilities.

  • Ralph L. Records Hall
  • Ira M. Boswell Memorial Library
  • Chapel is available at LifeBridge Christian Church next to the campus

Notable students

Gallery

See also

References

  1. ^ LBC. "GRADUATE". 

External links


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