Want a deeper understanding of the Word of God, but don’t need the college credit?

Access the wisdom and impartation of PBC without the burden of doing assignments or making deadlines! The independent study is the perfect solution for individuals who are looking for self-guiding Bible Studies that will deepen wisdom and expand knowledge of the Bible.


Access all the same lectures that degree seeking students do. You do not need to apply or get accepted to PBC. Lectures are typically 30-40 minutes in length each. Independent Study includes student notes to download which include the outline of the course and the teacher’s charts, but does not include assignments, tests, discussions or interaction with the teacher.


Available for a fraction of the online credit costs! Prices vary based on the number of lectures in a course.

$90-$130 Per Course (see pbcaccess.com for specific course prices)

$29/Month Per Bundle (PBC Core Bundle & PBC Pro Bundle)

Discounts are provided to groups of students that want individual access to content. Please fill out the Church Information form to request discount code.

Schedule / Calendar

Start anytime! You do not need to wait for a semester start or end dates. No need to register students with PBC. Access to all the material online for the period of six months from the point that you sign up.


This curriculum is offered as a not for credit option. Students are not enrolled in any PBC academic program. While you are accessing college level curriculum you are participating in an audit version that can not be converted to credit in the future.

Courses Available for Independent Study

Visit our Curriculum Store to get more information and purchase the course directly online.

Note to Groups – Do not purchase curriculum here. Courses are available for internships and group use, which include assignments, tests and discussions. Please visit the Group License or Affiliate page for more information and to order the group version of the curriculum.