Vision and Purpose

“The heartbeat of God is People!” God is raising up a generation of leaders to IMPACT people with his love and the life-changing gospel of Jesus Christ, and IBI exists to help equip and develop ministry leaders to do just that.

Here at IBI, seasoned Pastors and teachers will impart to you the knowledge, wisdom, vision and training they have developed over years of ministry. IBI’s mission is to prepare and empower you through the Word of God and the Holy Spirit, so that you are a leader ready to IMPACT your world!

Whether you’re called to a vocational ministry, want to develop as a leader worth following, or simply desire to grow in the knowledge of God, IBI will help you advance to that next level.


IBI classes are held Thursdays from within the following 3 trimesters:

  • Fall Trimester: September 8-November 10
  • Winter Trimester: January 5-March 2
  • Spring Trimester: March 9-May 25

Spring Break: April 13-20

Graduation: Wednesday, June 7, 2017

2016/2017 Tuition

Tuition is $700 per year for new and returning students or graduates.

Tuition includes all classes, books, notes, and hospitality at “Café Breaks” and Propel Conference Night.

Upon acceptance to IBI, a non-refundable deposit of $175 is due by September 1, 2016.
Three subsequent payments of $175 each are due on November 1, February 1, and April 1.

For more details including classes offered and 2016/2017 instructors, please view the brochure.