Bethel Hosts Michiana Spring College Fair

Bethel College will host the Michiana Spring College Fair Tuesday, April 20 from 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in the Wiekamp Athletic Center. About 30 colleges and universities are expected to attend.

High school students from at least six South Bend and Elkhart schools will be transported by busses provided by the 21st Century Scholars. Other sponsors and co-sponsors for the fair include: Bethel College, JAG (Jobs for America’s Graduates), Indiana University-South Bend and Ivy Tech Community College-South Bend.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information contact Tom Carpenter at 800.422.4101 ext. 77357 or Clarence Thomas, JAG coordinator, at 574.237.9675 ext. 1136.

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.