Bethany Lutheran College
Bethany Lutheran College is a private, Christian, university-level American institution. Its fifty-acre campus is overlooking the safe and thriving downtown of Mankato, Minnesota, along the Minnesota River Valley. With a student-to-faculty ratio of 11-to-1 and an average class size of 13, students enjoy close, personal attention from faculty, hands-on learning, and a genuinely friendly environment, enabling students to reach their full potential for employment or graduate school. Popular major programs include business, media arts, engineering, computer science, nursing, biology, pre-medical programs, and chemistry.
Bethany offers high-quality, affordable education, with academic scholarships and on-campus work-study jobs. International students enjoy a unique program during their first year, which includes a three-week summer orientation course, English as a Second Language (ESL) courses as needed, and personal mentorship. Students at Bethany appreciate living in the comfortable on-campus dormitories and unlimited dining hall plan.
Bethany students have an excellent record for being accepted into top graduate schools in the United States for medical, business, psychology and numerous other graduate programs. Over 89% of Bethany graduates have been admitted to their first-choice graduate school program. Bethany’s low cost means an excellent education is in reach for students from around the globe.