Bethel University

Bethel University is a leader in Christian higher education with around 6,000 students from 48 states and 42 countries enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, seminary, and adult education programs. Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, with an additional seminary location in San Diego, California, Bethel offers bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees in nearly 100 relevant fields. Weve been a leader and model in Christian higher education since 1871. For generations, our fusion of evangelical faith with top-ranked academics has transformed women and men, preparing them for unique callings in the kingdom of God. A Bethel education prepares students to follow their dreams, do work that matters, and live with purpose so they can make a difference in their careers, their communities, and our world. We are a community of gracious servants, compassionate friends, and diligent scholars who are confident in our abilities and humble in our faith. Popular programs for undergraduates include business, nursing, education, communication studies, and psychology. Bethel's B.S. in biokinetics meets a growing need in the marketplace and features the Exercise Medicine and Prevention Center, giving students hands-on laboratory experience. Bethel is highly ranked nationally for percentage of students participating in study abroad programs, with more than 30 options for off-campus study. Adult undergraduate students enroll in convenient evening and online degree-completion programs in fields like nursing, business, and human services. Graduate programs train leaders in healthcare, education, and business, including the M.S. in Physicians Assistant, M.S in Nurse-Midwifery, Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership, and the MBA. Bethel Seminary is among the 15 largest accredited seminaries in the United States and offers programs that blend online learning with week-long classroom intensives, making them a popular option for students serving throughout the country and the world. The Master of Arts, Master of Divinity, and Doctor of Ministry degree programs focus on developing whole leaders who are prepared to serve wherever they are called. For more information about Bethel University, visit

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Private, Coed 1871 Baptist 4-1-4 $32.3 million + 3900 Bethel Drive, St. Paul, MN 55112 (651) 638-6400
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72 100.0 Minnesota St. Paul 64