Monmouth Bible Institute (MBI) is an evening Community Bible Institute sponsored primarily for the improvement of Christian Lay Ministry in the local churches and is an Adult Education Membership School of the Evangelical Training Association (ETA), located in Calumet City, Illinois.

Our facility is committed and dedicated to the task of providing an adequate and sound curriculum to thoroughly provide you, the student, unto all good works.

MBI offers ministries designed to prepare the student to fill a church leadership role and fulfill the call of God in your life. We offer four years of study to prepare Christian Laymen to be better Christians, better workers, and better witnesses for Christ in our churches. Most courses are ETA assigned and using ETA approved curriculum. Upon completion, students are awarded an Advanced Church Ministries Certificate.

MBI has been blessed to have an anointed, dedicated, and committed staff and faculty over the years. It is the only school of its kind that is located in the central part of New Jersey. 

It is the fervent hope and intent of the administration, faculty, and staff of MBI that your tenure is a rewarding one that will prepare you in your works of a Christian Lay Ministry. 

Dr. Lessie Alston - President


Dr. Henry P. Davis - Dean