Bethel to Host North American Coalition of Christian Admission Professionals Annual Conference

 Nearly 400 admission professionals from across the United States and Canada will attend the North American Coalition of Christian Admission Professionals (NACCAP) annual conference at Bethel College June 6 – 9. This year NACCAP celebrates its 40th anniversary as an organization for Christian admission professionals at the undergraduate, adult, graduate and high school levels.

The majority of the 67 sessions will be in the Academic Center and the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center on Bethel’s campus. The four main keynote speakers are Don Bartlette, Ph.D.; Bethel Professor of Philosophy Chad Meister, Ph.D.; Bethel Professor of Religion and Bible Bob Laurent, Ph.D. and Author and International Speaker Jill Briscoe. Shawn Holtgren, Ph.D. and the Bethel Chapel Band will lead worship. Session attendance is limited to conference attendees.

A complete schedule can be found on the conference website at For more information, contact Krista Wong at 574.807.7600.

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.