At West Coast Bible College, we desire for all students to reach new levels excellence by embracing the Pillars of Success. These foundational elements shape the pedagogy of our institution and provide a “road map” for students, faculty and staff.
Higher education is one of the keys to elevating society. Those who possess a college education more likely to create an ecosystem of economic stability and social responsibility for themselves and their families.
It is important to support, attend and promote the value of a college education and create atmospheres where academic advancement is appreciated. At West Coast Bible College, you will discover how to embrace and applaud the efforts of all students and the academic institutions responsible for molding their lives.
West Coast students are encouraged to follow their passions by pursuing careers that align with their overall purpose and core values. In some cases, professional careers can offer great financial benefits; while others require a financial sacrifice. Whatever path you choose, your career should serve an an example to others and a joy to you.
Our world is only as strong as our communities. It is everyone’s responsibility to empower, serve, and cultivate vibrant communities. One of the core philosophies of West Coast Bible College is, “Plant seeds in the community to reap a harvest of stronger, more compassionate generations.”
As a West Coast student you are expected to complete a minimum of 40 hours of community service prior to graduation. This habit of service can prove beneficial to you long after your college days are over.
It takes a team to win. At West Coast Bible College, you will uncover the secrets of success through collaboration. Participation in school sanctioned organizations is encouraged and the adoption of a “team – first” mindset is expected. The personality tests, soft skills assessments and other tools we offer, will allow you to better understand your team AND a yourself.
One of the greatest wonders on earth is the human mind. Think of all the innovations we’ve seen in the past decade alone. At West Coast, we want you to join our long and ever growing list of creators and trail blazers! We invite you to submit new ideas and welcome your feedback. We encourage the optimization of your potential through the effective use of creativity.
The learning environment at West Coast is certainly “think outside the box” and you will be rewarded and recognized when your ideas are utilized. It’s like getting paid to think!
When was the last time you were truly challenged? We all need to be pushed in order to excel socially, emotionally, spiritually and psychologically. As a West Coast student, you will grow in every aspect of your life and will welcome the challenges associated with working, going to school, re-connecting with peers and more.
As a student at West Coast, you will grow in many ways. One of the most impactful is the development and ongoing building of your character. This means more than integrity and honor. It also transcends to the service of our fellow man, kindness; the courage to bring about change and brotherly love. It also includes our work ethic, our value system and our dedication to making the world a better place. The best grades we can all ever achieve are A’s in character.
At the heart of all we do, nothing means more than our commitment to our Christian faith. Jesus is our pattern and His Holy Spirit is our guide. This means our actions, attitudes, decisions and goals must all be shaped in HIS image. This is the most important element of success and at West Coast Bible College and Seminary we are dedicated, above all else, to helping our students succeed in letting their lights shine brighter than ever.