Bethel College

North Newton, KS

Bethel College says, "A foundational education in the liberal arts and sciences, characterized by scholarly inquiry, creativity, and methodological diversity, prepares students for in-depth study in their chosen major, and for active engagement in the world beyond the classroom." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:460
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:53%
  • Tuition & Fees:$25,400 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs and may be fulfilled with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics Competency" requirement through SAT or ACT scores, and the "Science and Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by science courses or satisfied by courses that have little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Bethel College uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit

Curriculum last evaluated: 05/09/2016


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