Adult Degrees

Female adult student

If you're an adult student returning to school, Bethel will assist you in transitioning to college life. 

Undergraduate degrees for adult students provide opportunity for a brighter future.

Earning a bachelor's degree from Bethel College as an adult can be flexible and affordable. With degree programs in organizational management, business administrationnursing and more, you can even earn credit for Prior Learning experiences. There are on campus and online programs to help you meet your personal goals.

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Degrees Offered

Masters=Masters, M=Major, m=minor, c=concentration, e=endorsements (for teacher certification)

B.A.= Bachelor of Arts, B.S.=Bachelor of Science, A.A.=Associate of Arts, B.S.N.=Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Common Questions

Who is an adult student?

Are you interested in an associate or bachelor's degree? Do you prefer evening or online courses? Do you need a class schedule that accommodates your current lifestyle that includes family, partner or full-time job? Then you may fit the role of an adult learner! 

What kind of classes can you take?

We offer degree programs in several areas ranging from business to education to nursing. Courses are offered on campus or online.

Do you have to start over?

No. Bethel College accepts transfer credit from nationally and regionally accredited institutions. We also offer a Prior Learning Assessment, which confirms what you already know to gain credit toward your degree.

Will my credits transfer? Read this from our Registrar.

How long will it take to get my degree?

Review each degree (above) to learn more.

How much is tuition?

Adult and Graduate Tuition

Tuition Charges
Nontraditional Programs $405 per credit hour
Nursing BSN Degree Completion $405 per credit hour
Graduate Programs
Ministry/Theology $315 per credit hour
Education $395 per credit hour
Transition-to-Teaching $395 per credit hour
Other (MA, MBA, MSN, MAC) $455 per credit hour


Contact Us

Adult and Graduate Studies, Bethel College
1001 Bethel Circle
Mishawaka, IN 46545