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Developing compassionate leaders in healthcare

Bethel’s healthcare programs will help you advance your career by equipping you with the knowledge and skills you need to excel. It’s about highly-regarded graduates, distinguished faculty, relevant instruction, a convenient schedule, valuable networking, and community, all within a Christian learning environment. It’s about integrating the most current research and firsthand experience, preparing you to care for patients with confidence, compassion, and grace.

Our Programs

Human Services (B.A.)

With a human services degree, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to apply your compassion for others to a career in the helping professions, such as career and disability services, corrections, and mental health. It will also prepare you for master’s degrees in areas like gerontology and counseling psychology.

Nursing (RN to B.S.N.)

Earning a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing degree from Bethel will increase your critical thinking skills and knowledge of evidence-based practices so you can make decisions that will provide the best outcomes for your patients.

This program is a 2-year degree completion program for adults and requires you have an unencumbered US RN license. If you are not a registered nurse, check out our pre-licensure nursing program.

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Counseling (M.A.)

The M.A. in Counseling provides the skills to work as a professional therapist or counselor; to use counseling skills in related fields; or to prepare for doctoral study. Students gain a foundation in counseling theory, research, and practice in either a 2- or 3-year schedule.

Marriage and Family Therapy (M.A.)

In Bethel’s marriage and family therapy program, you’ll gain expertise in clinical practice and theory in combination with Christian theology so you’re ready to earn your license and provide holistic therapy to those in need.

Nurse-Midwifery (M.S.)

Bethel’s M.S. in Nurse-Midwifery program offers the credentials to provide healthcare to women of all ages, including primary care as well as prenatal, birth, newborn, and gynecological care. Gain the skills to practice in clinics, hospitals, and birth centers in underserved communities, in rural and urban settings, and around the world.

Physician Assistant (M.S.)

Our M.S. in Physician Assistant program prepares students to become physician assistants who provide meaningful medical care with integrity. Our PA program provides the credentials to practice medicine alongside physicians, providing services as varied as healthcare itself.

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Our post-masters Doctor of Nursing Practice is designed to custom-fit the lives of Advanced Practice Nurses (APNs) across the country. Our mostly online format allows you to complete your coursework and practicum hours in your home community, empowering you to apply what you’ve learned in your unique context. With both fall and spring start dates, you can earn your degree in as few as two years.

Addiction Studies Certificate

Our Addiction Studies Certificate will help you get started in a social services career. You’ll learn how to apply research and evidence-based practices to your counseling practice as you assist individuals dealing with addiction.

Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certificate

Our certificate program will strengthen your counseling skills and prepare you for licensure in Minnesota as an alcohol and drug counselor

Senior Care Leadership and Administration Certificate

Our Senior Care Leadership and Administration Certificate will prepare you to serve in the full continuum of senior care. You'll develop competencies in human resources, accounting, gerontology, and regulatory issues—all in just one year of study.


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