We Are Bethel College

Challenge the mind, enlarge the vision, equip for lifelong service.

Bethel College is an accredited evangelical four-year Christian college of the arts and sciences affiliated with the Missionary Church. Offering more than 50 areas of study, Bethel is a Christian community of learners, dedicated to building lives of commitment for leadership in the Church and the world. Located in Mishawaka, Indiana, the intimate campus is an urban-situated campus close to a wide range of employment, service and recreational opportunities.


National Championships for the Bethel College Pilots in the NAIA and NCCAA


Percent of resident students actively mentored by faculty and staff

More than 22,000 hours of community service volunteered by Bethel students during the academic year
Around 1,800 traditional, adult and graduate students from across the U.S. and more than a dozen countries are proud to be Bethel Pilots
 25 residence options – including dormitories, apartments, or houses on or near campus – with modern facilities and spacious floor plans
Founded by the Missionary Church
More than 50 areas of study
Merit awards of up to $64,000 over four years


Find your place

In classrooms and through real-world experiences, Bethel undergraduate students receive an education that is Christ-centered, focuses on skills, character development and, of course, academic excellence. Also, our adult and graduate studies programs provide classroom or online learning options that meet the needs of working adults.

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You’re on a journey. Take your next steps with us.

"During your campus visit, I hope you notice more than our facilities — watch your feet, too. The sidewalks you’ll travel carried more than 19,000 alumni to their dreams. You can get to your dreams from here, too. I look forward to seeing you on campus soon!"

Bethel College President

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Visit … Sojourn … Tarry …

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Student Life

There’s room to grow outside the classroom.

Your student life experience at Bethel will forever change you. Embrace shared moments with friends in residence halls or intentional living communities. Reach out to the community through our annual service day opportunity. Open your heart during chapel worship services.