"Doing life with the Godly community of CSBS&C has given me a foretaste of heaven."


Samuel Program Certificate

Program Benefits

  • Only a one-year commitment
  • Grow in Christian maturity
  • Learn life skills
  • Develop meaningful relationships
  • Course work fully transferable


  • Exclusively Full-time

Program Description

Students who successfully complete the Samuel Program will have the option of continuing on in the college in either the Diploma or Bachelor of Christian Studies. All course work completed applies fully to these two programs.

This is an ideal time in a young person’s life to pursue God’s will in a warm and supportive Christian environment. Discover more about who God has made you to be and His plan for you.  The Samuel Program is an investment that will pay off for the rest of your life.

Who's it for?

The Samuel Program is designed for high school graduates who want to spend a year taking college-level courses in a Christian environment and receiving the tools they need to prepare for their future.

What is it?

The Samuel Program is two semesters of classroom study along with other college students. Opportunities for spiritual growth include small group accountability; mentoring and counselling from professors, staff and upperclassmen/women; weekly campus-wide worship; and community service.  By completing the required 24 credit hours of study, students will earn the Samuel Program Certificate.

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Samuel Program Certificate (SPC)
General Studies
1L3311English Composition 1013
Biblical & Theological Studies
Choose 3 courses from the following:
1B1311Old Testament Survey3
1B2311New Testament Survey3
1B3321Bible Backgrounds3
1B3331Bible Interpretation3
1H1312Christian Heritage3
1T1311Christian Theology3
1B3301God with Us: The Story of the Bible3
Christian Studies
1P2151Experiencing God Life Group I1.5
1P2152Experiencing God Life Group II1.5
Choose 3 courses from the following:
1P3322Principles of Leadership3
1P3331Spiritual Development3
1P3301Growing in Christ Likeness3
1E2322Teaching Christ-followers3
1E1342Living & Sharing the Gospel3
1E1341Missions & Church Planting3
1T1311Christian Worldview3
1T4311World Religions3
Total credits hours for Samuel program Certificate24

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