527 hoffmansville rd, Bechtelsville, PA 19505, US

(610) 754-6446


The purpose of the Shepherd's Bible Institute is to train disciples of Jesus Christ.


Our mission is to provide low cost, high quality Christian higher education that is both respected in the Christian community and challenges the believer to grow in their faith.

How We Accomplish Our Mission

To accomplish its mission, SBI:

  1. Maintains a faithful, Bible-centerd curriculum
  2. Continuously develops and improves its course offering.
  3. Partners with churches, colleges, and other disciple-training organizations.
  4. Embraces the use of technology to provide the best possible learning experience for our students.
  5. Maintains a high standard for instructors and other staff.
  6. Do everything in our ability to keep tuition costs at a price point that enables any believer to pursue a Christian higher education
  7. Establishes and maintains academic standards consistent with that of national accrediting organizations 

Non Discrimination Policy

The Apostle Paul said: "There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus" (Galatians 3:28, ESV). This statement of equality guides SBI.  As permitted by law, we reserve the right to admit students and faculty who share our Christian views and values.  SBI does not discriminate on the bases of age, gender, race, color, national origin, economic status, disability, or military status.