Bethany College (Lindsborg)

335 E Swensson St, Lindsborg, KS 67456-1897
Private not-for-profit | 614 students
The Bethany College nurture and challenge individuals in their search for truth and meaning as they lead lives of faith, learning and service. The academic quality of Bethany College has been widely recognized. Bethany boasts an extremely strong faculty, a nationally-recognized career planning program, and excellent educational and recreational resources.

School Overview:

Bethany College (Lindsborg)
CountyMcpherson County, KS
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
47 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment614 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
552 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
62 students137 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted58%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)400-510450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)440-590460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)410-470440-570
ACT English (25-75%)17-2419-25
ACT Math (25-75%)18-2518-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)18-2520-25

School Notes:

  • Bethany College offers Bachelor of Arts in 58 majors and concentrations and 9 teaching endorsements; Bachelor of Music in 4 majors; Bachelor of Music Education in 2 majors; 20 minors.
  • The primary focus of Bethany College is undergraduate degree programs that prepare students for specific professions as well as in the traditional liberal arts disciplines. All majors provide for a blend of liberal learning, critical thinking across disciplines, and development of skills to apply knowledge in various ways. The College serves students of all ages in a setting that provides for a residential experience and supportive programming for students with off-campus living arrangements. Bethany emphasizes interactive, personalized learning by supporting and encouraging multiple modes of teaching and learning including mentor relationships, experience based education, and online learning as supplements to traditional classroom settings.
  • For the student, Bethany College's setting in Lindsborg provides stimulating surroundings for college life. One will find the campus calendar crowded with activities each week, including dances, films, intramurals, coffeehouse concerts, theatre productions, lectures, and other special activities. Bethany is concerned about each student's spiritual development and encourages involvement in chapel, youth ministry teams, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and social action volunteer programs.
  • Bethany College offers students the opportunity to study and live on a campus located in one of the Midwest's most distinctive communities. Lindsborg is a friendly college town, and is unlike most other towns in that it has taken deliberate steps to retain and enhance a rich cultural tradition. It is known especially for its art and music, and also for the renewed emphasis on Lindsborg's Scandinavian heritage.
  • Bethany College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of College and Schools.
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McPherson College
14.5 mi. away
Tabor College
30.2 mi. away
Sterling College
38.2 mi. away

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