- Bethany offers 60 majors, minors, and pre-professional programs, which makes us a great fit for many students’ interests and aspirations.
- Our faculty give personal attention to each and every student. With a faculty:student ratio of 11:1, and an average class size of 16, students get quality interaction with professors, not lectures delivered to hundreds of students.
- Our programs combine a liberal arts foundation with practical experience to best prepare your son or daughter for the workforce. Read about our mission and history.
- Some students choose to study abroad for a semester to enrich their education.
Our graduates are passionate about their fields; they find fulfillment in their careers and personal lives. Meet our grads and hear what they have to say in our alumni profiles.
- Our academic scholarships help make college very affordable.
- We also offer numerous activity scholarships.
- Need-based aid is available to help offset the cost of your son or daughter’s education, depending on your family’s financial situation.
- The Net Price Calculator will give you an estimate of the financial aid you will receive at Bethany.
- We offer a buffet-style cafeteria and coffee house for dining options.
- Health services are available on campus for students with minor illnesses.
- Our on-campus counselors and chaplain assist students with any personal or spiritual issues.
- Many additional campus services are available.
To put it simply, our students always feel safe. This is partly due to having a 24-hour security service available that regularly makes the rounds. Campus Security also provides escorts to and from anywhere on campus, and helps with jumpstarting cars or lockouts.
We’re proud of our beautiful campus and we think you’ll love it to. Learn more about our facilities or visit campus. Bethany is a 50-acre campus set in a residential neighborhood in Mankato, Minnesota. Learn about our Mankato community.
About 62% of our students live on campus. That residential atmosphere, combined with our small size and focus on faith, creates a comfortable and welcoming place to learn, live, and make lifelong friends.
Most Bethany students are very involved in activities. Learn more about student opportunities in athletics, art, music, theatre, and the many clubs and organizations in which students participate. Our calendar is full of events for students to enjoy, and Bethany regularly sponsors special student activities.
Browse our FAQ for answers to your questions about our campus and the admissions process.