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Application for Admission


Charis Bible College of Minneapolis
12805 Highway 55 Suite 111 Plymouth, MN 55441
Telephone: 612.217.4565



Please apply as soon as possible to insure your enrollment in the next class. Review and processing of your application can take 4-6 weeks




Students will be expected to live in accordance with godly principles as stated in the Student Handbook and the Dress Code and Conduct Information.


Applicant must be a minimum of 17 years of age.


A one-time, nonrefundable $100 application fee must be sent with your application. Your application will not be processed without payment

Information Needed for application approval process:

  1. Application Form
    All questions on the application must be completed. If a question does not apply to you, write “N/A” (not applicable) in the space provided.
  2. Essay Question Form
    Complete this form in your own words. Your statements will be held in confidence.
  3. Personal Recommendation
    This form should be completed by a high school or college teacher or counselor, an employer, or a friend. This person may not be a relative, and must have known you for at least 3 months.

Additional Information needed by registration:

  1. Proof of Highest Level of Completed Education Received
    Please order an official sealed transcript from the school in which you completed your highest level of completed education, whether that is high school diploma or college degree. If you have received a G.E.D. please provide us with your official certificate. Original transcripts will not be returned to the student. Whatever level of completed education you have when you start school will be the level that will be used to award your degree earned at graduation of your 2nd year.
    First year must be completed before you enter the 2nd year. Upon completion of the curriculum you will earn an Associate’s degree in Biblical Studies. If the student already has earned an Associate’s Degree from another IHL prior to enrolling in Charis Bible College, completion of the curriculum would qualify them for a Bachelor’s of Biblical Studies, and if they already have a Bachelor’s Degree from another IHL, they would qualify for a Master’s of Biblical Studies. The total number of credit hours required is One hundred and twenty for the two years combined. Six of those credit hours are classified as “electives” and may be chosen from the list of elective courses offered during the second year. 60 Credits are required for 2nd year.
  2. One Recent Photograph
    1 current photo required.


Charis Bible College requires that a copy of your signed valid passport must be received within the first week of starting your second year for inclusion in your foreign missions trip, which is required for graduation. If you do not currently have a US passport please visit for more information, locations to apply, and to download application forms. The US passport application process requires 6 weeks. Please plan accordingly and remember to provide adequate postage when sending application.

When the Admissions Office has received all your forms, fully completed, and the $100 application fee, your application for admission will be evaluated. You will then be notified by the Admissions Office as to the status of your application. Please allow up to four (4) weeks to review and process your application.

Checklist for Completed Application:

The following items must be submitted at least four (4) weeks prior to your start date before acceptance for admissions will be granted:


__________ Completed application form
__________ Completed essay questions form
__________ Signature and date on application
__________ Application fee of $100 (one-time, nonrefundable)
__________ Request Official College or High School Transcripts (for highest level of completed education) be sent to school or send copy of G.E.D. certificate – Originals will not be returned.
__________ Copy of Certificate of Completion (if applying for 2nd year program from our correspondence or online program)
__________ One recent photograph

Please download and fill out the Application form below. Mail the completed application to the address provided above.

Note: Your application is not complete until the application fee has been received. You may make payment by filling the Financial Payment Form within the downloaded packet and mailing the completed application to the address provided above or by calling the Charis Bible College, Plymouth Minnesota office at 612.217.4565 to provide your credit card information.



Charis Bible College focuses exclusively on the Bible as our main textbook. This means when you become a student, you will learn about the Bible and your relationship with God more than ever before!



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