Emmaus Bible College

Overview of Emmaus Bible College

Emmaus Bible is located in Dubuque, IA (a small city). The school is a Brethren Church school. Emmaus Bible is a private, not-for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by the school is the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Emmaus Bible is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

Emmaus Bible Selectivity

The school is an open-admission school.


Emmaus Bible maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

The school had 244 enrolled students in 2007-2008.

Student Life

Emmaus Bible has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. Emmaus Bible offers students meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of Emmaus Bible College is to glorify God through the teaching of the Bible and through educating and equipping learners for service and leadership in their ministries, communities and vocations."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Emmaus Bible

Emmaus Bible College
2570 Asbury Rd
Dubuque , IA 52001-3096
General Phone: (563) 588-8000

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Emmaus Bible Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy89bible studies, missionary studies, religious music, theological and ministerial studies
Education and Teaching17elementary school teaching, music teaching
Computer Science and Engineering3systems analyst

Number of programs and degrees for Emmaus Bible in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree417
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years611
Associate's degree71

Emmaus Bible Student Body

In 2007-2008, Emmaus Bible had a total enrollment of 244 students (235 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 93%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 36%
20-21 37%
22-24 15%
25-29 6%
30-34 2%
35-39 1%
40-49 0%
50-64 0%

Emmaus Bible Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 57 %
Part-Time 100 %

Emmaus Bible Room and Board (2007)

Emmaus Bible offers campus housing for 250 of its 235 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Dubuque, Iowa for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Iowa Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 21 meals per week.

Emmaus Bible Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,699
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,699
Room and board $ 5,212
Books and supplies $ 770
Other expenses $ 670

Financial Aid:
Emmaus Bible participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2328900)

Emmaus Bible Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year15$39,7393$34,769
All faculty totalacademic year15$39,7393$34,769

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Emmaus Bible Degree Programs (2007)

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Music Teacher Education

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
Religious/Sacred Music
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other

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Emmaus Bible Highlights

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What Sets Emmaus Bible Apart:

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checked Brethren Church affiliation
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan

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