Quick Facts

Year Founded: 1842


Location: McKenzie, Tennessee (Northwest Tennessee)


Other Campus Locations: Satellite campuses in Jackson, Clarksville, Nashville, Chattanooga, Memphis and Paris.


Religious Affiliation: Bethel is a private, 4-year institution affiliated with the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. For more on the Cumberland Presbyterian denomination, go to www.cumberland.org.


Enrollment: Fall 2014 – 6,121-- (total from all campuses and online programs)


Accreditation: Bethel University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master's degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bethel University.  


 Sports Conferences: NAIA


Mascot: Wildcat


Website: www.bethelu.edu


Colleges and Schools: College of Arts and Sciences, College of Professional Studies, College of Public Service, College of Health Sciences


Degrees: B.S.; B.A., B.S.N., M.A.Ed., M.B.A., M.A. in Conflict Resolution, M.S.P.A.S., M.S. in Criminal Justice; Associate Degrees


Alumni Magazine: Captions