There are so many reasons to consider Fruitland! Here are a few:

  • SPIRITUAL ENVIRONMENT: Just imagine what it will be like to learn, worship, and serve alongside other young men and women who are as passionate about Christ as you are!
  • THE CLASSROOM EXPERIENCE: Students at Fruitland experience an education that is both academically challenging and intensely practical. All professors are highly qualified academically, experientially, and spiritually, and they love to mentor students. What you learn in the classroom can be put into immediate practice in ministry!
  • COST: Fruitland Baptist Bible College is a ministry of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. Cooperative Program gifts in NC churches make Fruitland one of the best educational values anywhere. Students can attend Fruitland for less than half the cost of a community college! Full-time tuition for 8 on-campus classes is only $550 per quarter! Room, meals, books and other fees are substantially lower than other schools as well, all because of Cooperative Program giving.
  • AN ASSOCIATES DEGREE: earn an 2-year degree studying the Bible and Christian ministry.
  • TRANSFERABILITY: Transfer to one of a couple dozen colleges that accept Fruitland credits as a mid-year Junior in your bachelors
  • ACCESSIBILITY: All classes are offered online, on the main campus, and at several satellite locations
  • RECOGNITION: More than 25% of Baptist pastors in NC are Fruitland graduates
  • LOCATION: Fruitland’s main campus is located in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina! Students living on campus can quickly access attractions such as hiking trails, waterfalls, kayaking, zip-lining, Lake Lure beach, Chimney Rock State park, shopping, restaurants, historical sites, and festivals.