Academics

John A. WhitakerA Message from the Dean of Academic Affairs

John A. Whitaker – Dean of Academic Affairs
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We are glad that you are looking to Union Bible College as a possible training center to prepare you for the work that the Lord has for you. UBC has been training Christian workers since 1911, with a special emphasis on the Bible. All of our graduates receive a double major: one in Biblical Studies and one in their chosen field. The Bible is the foundation for knowledge in all fields, and thus it is involved in each of our degrees.

UBC offers the following Bachelor degrees:

  • B.A. in Ministerial Studies
  • B.A. in Ministry
  • B.A. in Intercultural Studies
  • B.A. in Missionary Career
  • B.A. in Elementary Education
  • B.A. in Sacred Music
  • B.A. in Music Education
  • B.A. in Religion with major in Pastoral Ministry
  • B.A. in Religion with major in Youth Ministry
  • B.A. in Religion with major in Intercultural Studies
  • B.A. in Religion with major in Sacred Music
  • B.A. in Religion with major in Child Evangelism

UBC also offers the following Associate degrees:

  • A.A. in Sacred Music
  • A.A. in Religion

We also offer the following Diploma Program:

  • Christian Worker’s Diploma Program

We strive for excellence in each field of learning, with some outstanding professors who have taught for many years. UBC has excelled in ministerial training, and Sacred Music. There are five former missionaries teaching here, which gives us a strong Missions Department. This department has sponsored a number of summer missions trips to different mission fields.