Christian university and seminary education you can trust

Providing an education that is excellent, flexible, and affordable

Exceptional Flexibility

LBU offers 100% online degree plans that are designed to work with your schedule. This flexibility allows students to balance life, work, family and church while pursuing their degree anywhere in the world.

Unmatched Affordability

LBU offers not only affordable tuition but also interest-free low monthly payment plans. These plans allow all LBU students to graduate DEBT FREE!

Academic Excellence

LBU offers instruction from seasoned faculty, advisors, and mentors who hold doctorates and advanced degrees in their respective areas of expertise. LBU has excelled in distance education and online learning for decades.

Why Louisiana Baptist University

For over 50 years, LBU has embraced new educational paradigms and remains a leader in training 21st Century world changers. Founded in 1971 with a mission to train future pastors and church leaders, LBU has grown into a Christian university offering online, hybrid, and evening programs for students seeking biblical higher education. LBU’s unwavering commitment to academic excellence and spiritual development has produced graduates who are making an impact in ministry, business, education, and more. No matter where you are in life, LBU provides flexible and accessible Christian education designed for busy schedules. If you feel called to grow deeper in knowledge, skill, and purpose, join the LBU family. With experienced faculty mentors, engaging peer discussions, and a supportive community by your side, you will experience the LBU difference in your education and your walk with Christ. Start your journey with LBU today.

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Are you ready to explore the transformative power of Christian education? Apply today to become a part of our passionate, welcoming community at Louisiana Baptist University. We make the admissions process straightforward and personalized because we know choosing a university is a big decision. Our enrollment advisors are here to guide you every step of the way. Qualified applicants demonstrate strong academic credentials along with Christian character and service. As a top Baptist-affiliated university in the region, LBU offers over 40 biblically-integrated programs focused on faith, knowledge, and service.  Join future generations of Christian leaders. You belong at LBU – apply now to start your faith-based education!

Dr. Jeff Price

Bible & Director of Latin America

Jeff Price serves as the Dean of the Bible Department and the Latin America Director at Louisiana Baptist University. With over two decades of missionary experience alongside his wife, Sandra, he has worked extensively in American Samoa and Bolivia. Since 2018, Jeff has been the Latin America Director for Baptist International Outreach, collaborating with missionaries across numerous Latin American regions. His passion lies in equipping pastors both in the United States and abroad, empowering them to lead their congregations in spreading the Gospel. Jeff plays an active and personal role in church ministries in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay, and Uruguay, striving to advance the work of The Great Commission. He earned his Bachelor of Science from Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Missouri, in 1997, and holds a Master of Arts, Master of Divinity, and Master of Sacred Theology from Liberty University.