Bethel University (MN)

St. Paul, MN

Bethel University says, "The College of Arts & Sciences at Bethel University is a Christian learning community committed to pursue and practice what is true; to excel in its educational programs; to collaborate as partners in learning; to integrate Christian faith into every area of life; and to nurture every person toward Christian maturity in scholarship, leadership, and service." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.bethel.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,045
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:63%
  • Tuition & Fees:$34,140 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    PARTIAL

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    One-half credit given for both Composition and Literature because students must choose between two General Education program options: a "Modular" option that requires a course in expository writing, or an "Integrated" option that requires a four-semester humanities sequence with significant literary content.

  • 2. Literature

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Composition and Literature because students must choose between two General Education program options: a "Modular" option that requires a course in expository writing, or an "Integrated" option that requires a four-semester humanities sequence with significant literary content.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Contemporary Western Life and Thought" requirement, which only students in the "Modular" General Education program need fulfill, may be satisfied by courses that are not history surveys.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Bethel University (MN) 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 www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 02/01/2016

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