Instead of studying other cultures in the classroom, take the opportunity to travel and broaden your worldview. Experience life overseas while engaging in service, partnering with organizations around the world, and earning academic credit.
Semester Abroad Programs
Bethel College has partnered with the Coalition of Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) BestSemester Programs that give students opportunities to participate in major-specific internships, such as the film industry in Los Angeles, the music industry in Nashville, and journalism and public policy in Washington D.C. Cross-cultural experiences include studying at the University of Oxford, living with a host family in Uganda, and traveling down under in Australia.
More information on these programs can be found through the following links.
Australia Studies Centre
Latin American Studies Program
Los Angeles Film Studies Center
Middle East Studies Program
Nashville Contemporary Music Center
Oxford Scholars' Semester
Oxford Summer Programme
Uganda Studies Program
Washington D.C. American Studies Program
Summer Travel Programs
In May, June and July, Bethel College offers a unique mix of academics and travel through summer term travel courses. These opportunities allow students to see a variety of locations around the world while earning credit. Locations have included Hawaii, England, and the Philippines.
2017 Summer Travel Programs
Bethel in Spain
Semester Abroad FAQ
Summer Travel FAQ