Bethel College - KS

Bethel College - KS

About Bethel College
Bethel College is a four-year liberal arts college in south central Kansas. It is the oldest Mennonite college in North America, founded in 1887 for the advancement of postsecondary education in a Christian community. It is affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. Bethel is a self-governing, independent legal corporation with close ties to its constituent churches and communities.

Bethel?s curriculum is founded on a general education program in the liberal arts and sciences and is geared toward students of moderate to high academic ability. Distinctive elements include requirements in the study of religion and a cross-cultural experience. The college offers majors in the traditional liberal arts disciplines and selected career areas and accredited professional programs in nursing, social work and teacher education. Academic development services are provided to enhance the skills of all students. By design, Bethel?s student profile reflects its church affiliation. At the same time, the college values diversity in its student body and seeks to enroll a variety of individuals desiring high-quality education for the whole person.

Bethel College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, Illinois 60602-2504. The Nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Why Choose Bethel College?
The option for an outstanding education has been brought online to help students who desire a flexible way of learning. This pushes students to excel and allows them to earn a higher education on their own schedule.

  • Flexible Schedule - Online curriculum is designed for busy, traditional and non-traditional students. This allows students to maintain their lifestyle while building a new future for themselves.
  • Knowledge Excellence - Instructors at Bethel are experienced professionals in their field of study.
  • Online Campus - The college offers 24/7 academic and technical support for all online courses.
  • Financial Aid - A Bethel education is affordable! We are committed to helping you make it possible. Each year, more than 98 percent of our students receive scholarships or financial aid.
Online Courses / Degree Programs



300 E 27th St.
North Newton KS  67117



Average Cost per Credit


Accrediting Agency

Bethel College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Delivery Format

Distance Learning; Online

Institution Type

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above

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