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Application Process


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General Application Process

The application process is different for each path. Below are descriptions of each student type to help you choose the right application for you.

  • Undergraduate Student: This is the most common route after graduating high school (or receiving your GED) and takes at least three or four years to complete.
  • Adult Degree Student: A high school graduate who has been or wants to be in the workforce and is returning to school to start or finish an undergraduate or graduate degree.
  • Transfer Student: At this point, you have completed at least one hour of college credit after graduating from high school.
  • Graduate Student: A person who has been awarded an undergraduate academic degree by completing a course of study or training and is seeking a post-graduate degree.
  • International Student: A person who wants to come to the United States to enroll in a degree-seeking program.
  • Dual Enrollment Student: This is for qualified high school juniors and seniors to earn college credit while fulfilling their high school graduation requirements.
  • Early Admission: This is for qualified students who wish to enter college at the end of their junior year of high school.
  • Active Military or Veteran: A veteran or active military looking to start or finish a degree. You may qualify for tuition assistance.
  • Transient Students: Someone enrolled in a different university who wishes to take a course at Bethel for credit.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you're searching for additional information quickly, we've compiled the most helpful frequently asked questions below.