• 99% of students receive financial aid
  • Average financial aid package $14,432 per year
  • 70% of our Class of 2023 graduated debt-free
  • Ranked the #3 College in the Midwest in Financial Assistance (U.S. News & World Report, 2023-2024)
  • 2022 Most Affordable Bachelor’s Degree Programs in America (
  • See our financial aid pages for more detailed information on tuition and living expenses.



Student Body

  • 96% are full-time students
  • 85% of students live on campus
  • 55% of students are out-of-state residents



  • 15/1 Student Professor Ratio


  • #1 college or university in the state of Iowa for Praxis Exam results
  • #2, Best Colleges of the Great Plains for education majors (Best In-Class Colleges)
  • #3 Social Mobility/Financial Assistance (U.S. News & World Report 2023-2024 Best Colleges)
  • #20 Best Bang for the Buck Colleges in Midwest 2022 (Washington Monthly College Guide)
  • #36 Top 200 Bachelor’s Degree Colleges in America 2022 (Washington Monthly College Guide)
  • #44 Best Colleges in the Midwest (U.S. News & World Report 2023-2024 Best Colleges)
  • 2023 Honor Roll, Best in the United States: Baccalaureate Colleges with Diverse Fields (Best-In-Class Colleges)
  • 2023 Silver Winner (Des Moines’ People’s Choice)

Post Graduate Employment

  • 93% Employment rate within two years of graduation (10% higher than the national average)
  • 32 countries where Faith Alumni are serving
  • Top 15% Teacher Prep Programs in America 2019 (National Council on Teacher Quality)
  • 100% Placement rate of education majors actively seeking employment in 2019

More About Faith

A Century of God’s Faithfulness

For over 100 years, God has used Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary to train men and women for ministry and service. See how God’s work has been experienced time and time again in the history of Faith.

History of Faith


Under the guidance of Dr. Jim Tillotson, school administration, and Board of Directors, Faith is in the capable hands of men who model servant leadership.

School Leadership

Meet Dr. Tillotson

Our Campus

Our 52-acre campus in the heart of Ankeny, Iowa is a thriving hub of student life, with on-campus opportunities to learn, grow, and serve.

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About Campus Life

School Calendar

Check out the full schedule of events for FBBC&TS on our school calendar or on our Events page.

School Calendar

Explore Ankeny, Iowa

Ankeny is the fourth-fastest growing city in America and the #37 best city to live in America (Money Magazine). Iowa was recently rated the #1 best state to live in 2018 (US News& World Report). See what makes Ankeny, Iowa, such a special place.

About Ankeny, IA

Visit Our Campus

Is Faith right for you? See for yourself! Stay in the guest apartments, take a tour of campus, hang out with our students, and meet faculty. Set up a personal visit or come with friends in a group visit. Virtual campus tours are also available.