VI is designed to be affordable for everyone, especially if you have limited resources.

  • Tuition in the USA is $150 per course (unit), which is significantly below comparable seminary or Bible school rates.
  • Total cost to receive a Biblical Studies or Biblical Leadership Certificate (15 courses), spread out over 2 years or more, is only $2,250.
  • Receiving the more comprehensive Advanced Certificate in Biblical Leadership (30 courses) is $4,500.

Book Fees

Book fees range depending on the type, format and number of books.

  • All books are available in an eBook format. You do not need an eReader, you can use the free Kindle reader on any device or a desktop computer.
  • Most books are available in print and are available online at Amazon or Vineyard Resources.

Earn free courses!

After every 4 courses you take, your 5th course is on us - free! It's automatic, no need for a coupon or code, we track it for you.

Additional Information

  • New students are asked to submit an application along with a $25 deposit that will be credited toward your first course tuition upon registration and payment.
  • Course registration and payment are due the first day of each quarter.
  • Scholarships are currently unavailable from VI, however we welcome you to contact your local pastor for possible church support.
  • Vineyard Institute does not offer student loans.