Bethel University Core Values & Mission Statement
Bethel University creates a learning community which:
Accepts individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds, experiences, and beliefs;
Offers opportunities for individuals to contribute to the University and to other communities in a variety of ways;
Emphasizes human dignity and ethics consistent with the Christian tradition;
Encourages inquiry and the examination of values, self, and society;
Prepares individuals for the life-long pursuit of knowledge in a complex and constantly changing world.
Bethel University’s mission is to create opportunities for members of the learning community to develop in a Christian environment to their highest intellectual, spiritual, and social potential. This includes synchronous and asynchronous modes of education.