Welcome to River College. Our staff and instructors are eager to help you make the most of your academic and ministry pursuits. RC offers ministry related curriculum that has it's primary objective in understanding your identity and inheritance in Christ. Many Christians talk about what they are trying to be, what they need to be, and what they are going to be. God wants you to understand who you are and what you have NOW in Christ. God wants your life to impact the generations that follow you with the victorious Gospel of Jesus Christ!
RC is an accredited college, which is accredited through Accrediting Commission International, the world’s largest nongovernmental school accrediting association. Specializing in seminaries and Bible colleges, ACI is an independent accrediting agency that exists to help the religious world obtain accreditation that is not government affiliated. All ACI member schools accept credits from other member schools, if the credits apply to their programs.
Two tracks that you can choose from:
Bible College (Undergraduate Program)
The Bible College Program is for those individuals attending in order to receive training in theology and obtain college credit. Proof of High School Diploma or G.E.D. is required for acceptance into this program. Students enrolled in this program must complete all course and program requirements in order to receive college credit.
Bible Institute Program
The Bible Institute Program is for those individuals attending strictly for their own personal spiritual growth. Bible Institute students must attend all classes and read all texts. These students do not have to provide proof of High School and are not required to take the final exams. Upon finishing this program, students will receive a certificate of completion.
Our first year emphasizes on fundamental principles of Christianity and teaches practical ways to apply these principles in your daily life. The second year is intended for students who are interested in a leadership role in their local church whether through full-time ministry or serving in the local church. Classes and topics that will be explored include:
Marriage And Family
- Spiritual authority
- Spiritual leadership
- Practical ministry
- Outreaches and missions
- The person and works of the Holy Spirit
- Divine healing
Classes typically begin in late August and run through mid-May. Class meets on Tuesday evenings from 6-9pm. Each class runs for a four-week period.
TUITION AND FEES
The cost of a full year of undergraduate studies at River College is $1035, payable in 9 installments of $115 each. Each installment covers tuition for each course, and Ministry Practicum credits. Books are to be purchased by the student.