Bethel to Co-Sponsor Michiana Spring College Fair
By Marketing & Communications
February 21, 2012
Bethel College will co-sponsor the Michiana Spring College Fair on Tuesday, March 13 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Student Activities Center on the campus of Indiana University South Bend. More than 35 colleges/universities and organizations are expected to attend.
High school students from at least six South Bend and Elkhart schools will be transported by buses provided by the 21st Century Scholars. Other sponsors and co-sponsors for the fair include: 21st Century Scholars, IUSB, Ivy Tech South Bend and Work One.
“The Michiana Spring College Fair is a chance for local high school students to connect with college representatives from a variety of regional colleges and universities. Students often gain a greater desire to pursue further education by attending college fairs,” says Bethel College Admission Counselor Tom Carpenter. “This year’s fair is going to be a great resource for all local high school students.”
The event is free and open to the public. For more information contact Tom Carpenter at 574.807.7357.
Bethel College is an accredited Christian college offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 70 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,100 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 19 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. In addition to its beautifully wooded 75-acre main campus in Mishawaka, Ind., Bethel also offers specific academic programs at sites in Elkhart, Ind., Fort Wayne, Ind., Dowagiac, Mich., and St. Joseph, Mich. Nursing programs are also offered in cooperation with Grace College in Winona Lake, Ind.