South Bend/Mishawaka Area Christian College Fair Date Announced

Over 35 of the nation’s leading Christian colleges and universities will gather for the 13th annual South Bend/Mishawaka Christian College Fair on Tuesday, October 2, 2007, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Bethel College, in the college’s Wiekamp Center. High school, junior high and junior college students are encouraged to attend.


Christian college representatives will be available to answer questions and discuss options for those interested in a four-year institution. Financial aid seminars will also be conducted on how to make a Christian college education affordable. The event is sponsored by the North American Coalition of Christian Admissions Professionals and the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. There is no cost to attend.


For more information or to see a list of college representatives, visit or call 800.422.4101.


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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