Bethel is a comprehensive Christian university with more than 100 academic programs, a grad school and a seminary. Its College of Arts & Sciences (for undergraduates) comprises a variety of academic departments representing the full breadth of the arts, sciences, business disciplines, & humanities.
Bethel University is a top-ranked, evangelical Christian university based in St. Paul, Minnesota.
With a total enrollment of 6,500 students, Bethel is the largest institution in the 13-member Christian College Consortium and among the top five in the 106-member Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. In recent years, our students have come from as many as 49 states and 23 countries, and have represented more than 65 Christian denominations.
The 110,000-square-foot Brushaber Commons (completed in March 2009) is the latest addition to our 245-acre lakeside campus in suburban Arden Hills, Minnesota, 20 minutes from downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis. The spacious, modern building houses a two-story dining center, a restaurant, coffee shop, expanded campus store, offices for student organizations, and a green roof.
Bethel is sponsored by the churches of Converge Worldwide, although we serve students from more than 65 Christian denominations.
As a comprehensive liberal arts university including a seminary, we offer more than 100 different undergraduate and advanced degree programs through 4 different schools.