Accelerated Programs: FAQ
If you have any questions about the following, or do not see an answer to your question, please contact us at (888) 468-6722. You also may schedule an appointment with an admission counselor.
Q: How do PBA’s accelerated programs work?
We know you want to complete your studies as quickly as possible. Our accelerated programs allow you to tailor your studies to your life through:
Q: What accelerated programs are offered at PBA?
Q: How long will it take me to earn my degree?
That depends. If you have an associate degree, you can expect to graduate in two years (4 semesters), providing you have met your elective requirements. If you haven’t, you may satisfy your remaining elective credits if you have licenses, certificates, professional training or military training by applying for Professional Education Credit (PEC). If you transfer to PBA with less than 60 credits, you may benefit from the accelerated program and may apply for PEC.
Q: When may I start classes?
You may join our accelerated program in the fall, spring and summer.
Q: How do I get started?
You will need to complete an admissions application and pay a $35 undergraduate or a $45 graduate application fee. You will need to request official transcripts from institutions you have attended and have those sent to PBA.
Contact us at (888) 468-6722 to schedule a personal appointment with an admission counselor.
Q: How much will it cost?
Tuition and fees depend on several factors. First, your tuition is calculated per credit hour. Your total cost also will depend upon:
Q: I’m not a Christian. Can I still attend PBA?
Certainly! We have a diverse student body and welcome people of all faiths. However, please know that you will be learning in a Christ-centered environment with professors who share the Christian worldview.