2014 Winter Course are posted!

Bible School meets on Monday's and Seminary meets on Thursday (7-9 p.m.).
REMEMBER, you can always take the course ONLINE as well!

I look forward to seeing you this fall!
Dr. Jon Hanson, Chief Academic Officer

2014 Winter Seminary Courses
(Starts Feb. 13th) Register Below!

Systematic Theology 1 (TH 511)

Starts: Thursday, Feb. 13th 7-9pm
Systematic Theology is the collecting, scientifically arranging, comparing, exhibiting, and defending of all facts from any and every source concerning God and His works. This is the second course of a three course sequence that looks at the nine components of Systematic Theology: Theology Proper, Christology, Pneumatology, Angelology, Anthropology, Soteriology, Israelology, Ecclesiology, and Eschatology. Following an introduction to systematic theology (Prolegomena), Theology Proper, Christology, Pneumatology, Angelology will be the primary topics of the course. The course includes a study on the identity and works of the man including his creation in the image of God, the results of his sin, and His salvation by faith alone, in Christ alone. The course will emphasize the grace of God in His dealing with man's sin.
Instructor: Pastor Terry Kern, ThM


2014 Spring Bible School Courses - Starts March 17th

New Testament Survey (BI 225)

Starts: Monday, Mar. 17th
A Biblical education is not complete without a New Testament Survey course. This survey course summarizes the overall contents of the 27 books of the New Testament (Matthew-Revelation). This course will examine the authorship, themes, and theological content for each book. Special emphasis will be given regarding the Biblical Theology of each author/book. This course will help the student to know where certain topics are covered and to properly interpret difficult passages.
Instructor: Dr. Jon Hanson


IMPORTANT MESSAGE! We are NOT yet approved to offer degrees but we are in the process of attaining accredidation!

Everything on this site is contingent upon us receiving our Authorization to Operate from the State of North Dakota. Check out our site to see what we hope to have in place in the near future!

The Seminary is a graduate program for preparing people for ministry. This program is not only for pastors, but all people desiring to work in the ministry of Christ. This includes pastors, youth leaders, teachers, missionaries, Elders, church workers, etc. Courses in this track are more demanding and require much reading and writing. All Seminary level courses can be taken for credit or they can be audited (especially for students who just want to learn).

The Northern Plains Biblical Seminary offers students the ability to earn any of 3 Masters degrees. Click here to learn more.

The Bible School is an undergraduate program aimed at preparing people for the ministry or for eventuall advancement into the Seminary. This course is for all students who desire to earn a Bachelor level degree. Courses in this track are less demanding with less reading and writing. Courses in this track lead to a general Christian Education but will also include more secular basic courses such as Writing and general math and science. Courses in the Bible School can be taken for credit or Pass/Fail.

The Northern Plains Bible School offers students the ability to earn a 2-year associates degree. Click here to learn more.

Click here to read a letter from the President of NPBS.

NPBS Course Registration/Tuition Fees
General Information * fees may vary course to course


Student Registration: (one time only)
The Registration Fee is a one-time charge to get students on our list and to keep their records up to date and covers both the Seminary and Bible School at once.
Click here to download the NPBS Student Application Form (PDF) (DOCX)

Tuition - course dependent but generally:
Seminary tuition: $35 per credit hour (may vary based on course)
Bible School tuition: $25 per credit hour (may vary based on course)

See course description for pricing and possible discounts.

Click to view the NPBS Academic Catalog
(NOTE: * Degree programs cannot be offered at this time, but are included so students can see the track we will be taking)


Online Courses Now Offered!
Learn from the comfort of your home!

All classes can now be taken online. We offer live webinars of the classes as well as posting each class online (recorded) if you can't make the live class times online!

Contact us to find out more!

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