Elective Information

Our elective courses are a great way to expand your study of God's word. Since you don't have to already offer our 3-year course, many of our schools choose to start with elective courses. Faith Bible Institute electives cover exciting subjects such as:

  • The Doctrine of Angels
  • Creation Vs. Evolution
  • Bible Prophecy
  • Biblical Leadership
  • Personal Evangelism
  • Biblical Worldview

Information on all of our electives, including how to sign up and sample brochures can be downloaded here.

Elective Courses

SCIE 201 - Scientific & Biblical Creationism [2 credit hours]

Answers your questions about the Creation/Evolution Debate, the dinosaurs, the Flood, the age of the Earth, the fossil record, the gap theory, the canopy theory and the origin of man.

SCIE 221 - Scientific Creationism II [2 credit hours]

Unraveling the Origins Controversy Course provides a thorough overview of the creation/evolution controversy. Dr. DeWitt exposes the underlying assumptions and evidence on both sides of this contentious debate from a consistent Biblical perspective. Using both scientific evidence and Scripture, he presents a compelling case for a creation perspective.

THEO 223 - Doctrine of Prophecy [2 credit hours]

A systematic study of the Rapture, the Tribulation, the Antichrist, the One World Government and the Church, the Second Coming, the Millennium, Armageddon and more! Examines the debate concerning the Pre, Mid, and Post-Tribulational Rapture views.

THEO 233 - Doctrine of Angels [1 credit hour]

An exciting study of Angels, their nature, origin, ministry and rank. Learn of the archangels, seraphim, cherubim, and fallen angels.

EVAN 201 - Personal Evangelism [1 credit hour]

A beginner's course on How to Lead a Soul to Christ. Students will learn, practice, and then go out and share their faith with unbelievers. The emphasis of this course is on doing rather than theory and classroom knowledge.

BUSI 201 - Biblical Leadership [1 Credit hour]

(Weekend Seminar) This 5 session course (2 - 40 Min. Sessions and 3 - 1 Hour Sessions) is a thorough Biblical and practical course that will help you to learn to lead others at church, at home and at work. You will learn the purpose, importance, the meaning, the qualifications, the influence and the dangers of leadership, as well as how to develop as a leader and how to pass on your leadership to others. This course is designed to be offered as a weekend seminar but can be offered on a weekly basis.

Philosophy 221: Biblical Worldview I [1 credit hour]

A Definition & Defense of a Biblical Worldview.
An essential and foundational study of the nature and necessity of a Biblical Worldview, including a solid apologetic for the trustworthiness of a Scriptural view of our existence, purpose, & morality. This study will equip students to develop, defend and base life decisions upon a consistent worldview based upon the absolute truth of the revelation of God in Scripture.

Elective Costs

Elective Single
(Total Cost)
Family Members
(Total Cost)
The Doctrine of Angels $40 $30
Scientific & Biblical Creation $60 $40
Scientific Creationism II $75 $50
Personal Evangelism $40 $30
The Doctrine of Bible Prophecy $50 $35
Biblical Leadership $40 $30
Biblical Worldview 1 $50 $40

Elective Class lengths

Elective # of
Length of
The Doctrine of Angels 8 36 min.
Scientific & Biblical Creation 16 36 min.
Scientific Creationism II 12 55 min.
Personal Evangelism 6 50 min.
The Doctrine of Bible Prophecy 12 50 min.
Biblical Leadership
*5 Classes Total
40 min.
1 hr.
Biblical Worldview 1 9 50 min.