Entrance Requirements

Personal Background

Faith is dedicated to training men and women to be servant leaders, with a heart for God. We seek students who have put their faith in Jesus Christ and whose goal is to live a life that is pleasing to God.

Academic Background

Applicants are to have a high school diploma (or GED passing scores) along with acceptable ACT, SAT, or CLT scores. Home-schooled students must present validated work by a verifiable transcript or diploma.

How to Apply to Faith

1

Complete Application Form

The first step to starting your life-changing experience at Faith Baptist Bible College is to apply.

  • Apply using the online form
  • You can also apply during a campus visit
  • Note: there is a $45 application fee
  • For Fall 2020, August 10 is the last day applications can be submitted
2

Complete the Application Checklist

Once you have filled out the online application, there are a few more pieces of information we will need to process your application:

  • Submit the Pastoral Reference
  • Submit your ACT, SAT, or CLT Scores
  • Submit your High School Transcripts
  • Submit your College Transcripts (if applicable)
3

Complete the Scholarship Checklist

100% of students at Faith receive a financial aid package. To qualify for financial aid and scholarships, complete the following steps:

  • Complete and submit the FAFSA
  • Complete the scholarship interview (either at Scholarship Weekend or over the phone)
  • Submit your ACT/SAT scores
4

Complete the Accepted Student Checklist

Once you are accepted, congrats and welcome to Faith! Here’s the checklist you will need to follow to prepare to attend Faith:

  • Submit your Student Reservation Form
  • Send in your $1,500 down payment, due by Student Orientation (financial aid may not be used toward this down payment)

Admissions Options

Home-Schooled Students

Students who have completed their high school education in a home school environment are required to meet all regular admission standards. Validation of work completed should be verified by a transcript or acceptable documentation such as a diploma. Completion of either the GED or the ACT/SAT/CLT may be required to substantiate preparation for entrance into college-level academics.

PSEO Option

Dual-enrolled students may submit an application to participate in Faith’s PSEO program as outlined by the Iowa Department of Education. Interested students should contact the Admissions Office and their local school district for additional information.

Students with Disabilities

Students with disabilities should comply with the normal application process. In addition, the students should note any special concerns for their academic success. Find out more information about our accommodations.

Military Background

A veteran or military dependent with financial benefits should follow normal application procedures. In addition, a second application should be obtained from the registrar for military or VA benefits. The student must present evidence of eligibility before certification of benefits can be processed. Contact the registrar for additional information.

Contact Admissions

Have questions before you start your application? Contact us and a member of our Admissions team would be glad to answer your questions by phone or email.