Student Information
Office Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7304 Lincoln Highway Harrisonville, PA 17228

Calendar 2017-2018

The SMBI calendar year begins with WATER in June and ends with fifth term choir tour in May.  This calendar includes information about the larger events, like WATER, and some of the smaller events that occur throughout the year.

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Course Schedule 2017-2018

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Six week terms at SMBI follow this daily schedule.  Listed here are the schedules for first through fifth terms, 2017-2018.

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Financial Information

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Student and other user related funds provide approximately 65% of the annual budget. Contributions from churches, individuals, and businesses provide the remainder. Tuition discounts and student aid are available for pastors, missionaries, teachers, and others as needed.

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Course Offerings

Clifford Schrock, SMBI administrator and instructor

Courses at SMBI include study in Bible, Evangelism, History, Language, Music, Practical Topics, and Theology.

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Graduation Programs

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SMBI's programs of study allow the student to focus on a particular area of interest.  The three programs, Missions, Bible & Theology, and Christian Education, take as little as two years to complete.

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Academic Information

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Information regarding coursework at SMBI, including policy regarding tardiness, change of courses, withdrawal, and more.

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The SMBI student handbook functions as a guide to a fruitful experience at SMBI.  Contained in it are the purpose and intentions of the Institute toward students, descriptions of services provided to students, and explanation of the expectations placed on students.


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Contact Us

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Fax: 717-485-0641

Office: 717-485-4341

Staff: 717-485-5083

Ladies' Dorm: 717-485-4536

Men's Dorm: 717-485-3245

Events & News

  • 2017/2018 Term Updates

    The course catalogterm calendar, course schedule, course offerings, handbook, instructors, and student application are updated for the 2017/2018 academic year.

  • WATER: June 26-August 4, 2017

    The WATER program is a six week summer missions opportunity. It provides students with a first hand experience of mission work with the missionary as a teacher. There are still open opportunities, especially for men. 

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  • Priority Registration

    Priority registration for 2017 - 2018 school year ends May 1,2017.