Other Financial Aids 2017-06-22T16:10:43+00:00

Other Financial Aids

IBCS is among the nation’s most affordable Christian colleges. With all of the financial aid available, IBCS students can receive a quality Christian education and can be debt free or near so when graduating.

Income Tax Credits

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Tax Credit Qualified Education *Other Conditions Benefits Annual Limit
American Opportunity Credit (a modification of the Hope Credit) 1st four years undergraduate (postsecondary) Must be enrolled at least half-time in degree program 40% of credit may be refundable (limit $1,000) Up to $2,500 Credit per eligible student
Lifetime Learning Credit Undergraduate and Graduate No other enrollment conditions Credits can reduce amount of tax you must pay $2,000 Credit per tax return
Student Loan Interest Deduction Undergraduate and Graduate Must have been at least half-time student in degree program Can deduct interest paid $2,500 Deduction


2017-18 Federal Student Aid at a Glance

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