Pacific Bible College (Medford, Oregon)

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Pacific Bible College
Motto Training Students to Kingdom Think
Type Private
Established 1991
President Mike Robinson
Location Medford, Oregon, USA
42°19′46″N 122°52′35″W / 42.329453°N 122.876405°W / 42.329453; -122.876405Coordinates: 42°19′46″N 122°52′35″W / 42.329453°N 122.876405°W / 42.329453; -122.876405

Pacific Bible College is an independent, private, two-year Bible college located in Medford, Oregon, United States. Students can pursue a two-year Associate of Biblical Studies or a one-year Certificate in Christian Ministries. PBC also offers the Foundations Program which provides a Bible-based, two-year general studies curriculum which is transferable to accepting four-year institutions.[1]


In 1989 local Christian radio station owner, Perry Atkinson met with a group of pastors to discuss the possibility of a Bible college in southern Oregon. In December 1991 Dove Bible Institute was founded. The name was changed to Pacific Bible College in 2000.[2]



Pacific Bible College is authorized by the State of Oregon to grant the Associate of Biblical Studies, Associate of Applied Science in Christian Counseling, Associate of Liberal Arts, and Certificate in Christian Ministries. This school is a non-profit corporation and is authorized by the State of Oregon to offer and confer the academic degrees described herein, following a determination that state academic standards will be satisfied under OAR 583-030. Inquiries concerning the standards or school compliance may be directed to the Office of Degree Authorization, Higher Education Coordinating Commission, 775 Court St NE, Salem, Oregon 97301. Additional degrees are in the development process. PBC has full or partial articulation agreements in place with New Hope Christian College, Corban University, Simpson University, Oak Hills Christian College, and Multnomah University.

Pacific Bible College is a candidate for accreditation with the Commission on Accreditation of ABHE. Association of Biblical Higher Education, 5850 T.G. Lee Blvd., Ste 130, Orlando, FL 32822, 407.207.0808.[3]


  1. ^ "Pacific Bible College FAQ". Pacific Bible College. Retrieved December 22, 2011.
  2. ^ Achen, Paris (October 8, 2010). "Pacific Bible College Seeks Accreditation". Mail Tribune. Retrieved September 27, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Pacific Bible Attains Application Status" Archived 2012-02-21 at the Wayback Machine.. Pacific Bible College. Retrieved December 22, 2011.

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