By Public Relations |
August 03, 2007
Bethel College is seeking comments from the public about the college in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. All comments must be received by September 1, 2007. Bethel will undergo a comprehensive evaluation visit October 2007, by a team representing The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Bethel College has been accredited by the Commission since 1971. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the Commission’s Criteria for Accreditation.
The public is invited to submit comments regarding the college to: Public Comment on Bethel College, The Higher Learning Commission, 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602. Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing and signed; comments cannot be treated as confidential.
Bethel College is an accredited Christian college of the arts and sciences offering associates, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 50 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,000 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 12 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. Bethel offers classes at four locations: the Mishawaka campus, the Elkhart Campus and two satellite locations (in Nappanee and in Dowagiac, Mich.). The main Bethel campus is situated on 75 wooded acres in Mishawaka, Ind.
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