ETIBS accredited by The World-Wide Accreditation Commission of Christian Education (W.W.A.C.C.E).

ETIBS is not relegated but granted “Exemption” by the Indiana Commission on Proprietary Education as a Religious Institution.

ETIBS, Furthermore, does uphold the highest standards of academic excellence and integrity to assure that all the degrees awarded are legitimate and totally honorable.

A degree awarded from ETIBS covers the major taken with that degree. A student or potential student must understand that credits taken in one type of program may or may not transfer to another type of program. This is the sole determination of the receiving institution.

The job market is highly competitive. Training is specialized in most fields. If a graduate is not certified in a specific field, he /she may have difficulty being hired in that field.

Persons whose professional career goals require certification by a state or federal governmental agency should check in advance to determine whether a degree from ETIBS is acceptable.

Individuals needing to earn a regionally accredited degree in one of our disciplines may wish to investigate comparable programs at more traditional Institutions accredited by a regional association recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

ETIBS is a non – secular Institution. It is our sole purpose to expand and prepare our students in the study of the Bible, Theology and Christian related ministries.



Enrollment shall be granted to each student applicant of at 17 years of age, without regard to sex, race, color, physical disability, national and ethnic origin, creed, denomination or religious affiliation, expressing a desire to learn.

ETIBS seeks to encourage vigorous discussion and research as an integral element in our common search for truth. We believe that the engagement of one another in the discussion is a necessary precondition for genuine learning, faithfulness, and mutuality.

ETIBS seeks to be and challenge our students to be a prophetic arm of the church on issues of pressing human concern by providing a forum in which these social questions can be addressed freely and critically in the context of biblical, theological perspectives and revelation.

ETIBS seeks those applicants who exhibit and embody the transcendent unity that is ours in Jesus Christ.

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"They offered online learning at non-traditional hours that worked well with my busy lifestyle".---R. Spivey

“It opened doors I would never imagine walking through. I was the first in my family to obtain an advanced degree, breaking generational curses, and establishing an educational legacy" R. Spivey

"ETIBS has maintained sound doctrine that reflects my beliefs". B. Rucker Ph.D., Th.D., D.D.

"I am tremendously grateful for the opportunity to expand my biblical knowledge and obtain my Doctorate degree" G. Henderson

"It was a life-changing experience that prepared me for work in ministry". A. Rucker Th.D, Ph.D.

"ETIBS provides students the opportunity to gain the biblical educational knowledge to enhance the phenomenal work that they do in ministry to serve others" LDC

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