CANCELLED: Bethel Business Academy

CANCELLED: Bethel Business Academy
Date 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 16, -
7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 18, 2020,
Cost$250 (Includes 2 nights in on-campus housing, meals in the Bethel's Dining Center, a banquet with parents, and an academy t-shirt)
SponsorsBethel University Department of Business and Economics

Event Description

For the safety and wellbeing of our students, employees, and guests, Bethel has decided to cancel this event given the rising number of COVID-19 cases nationwide.


Bethel Business Academy connects high school students who are interested in a business career with expert faculty and local business professionals in a university setting. Students will explore a variety of business careers and gain insight about personal strengths and interests, providing direction for college and career planning.

This 2 1/2-day academy begins with check-in between 3:30 and 5 p.m. on Tuesday and ends with an awards banquet (parents included) from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday.  

At the Bethel Business Academy you will:

  • Discover your business passion through taking the Strong Interest Inventory.
  • Be inspired by keynote speaker.
  • Meet with business professional from companies like:
    • Wells Fargo
    • Allina Health
    • SportsEngine
    • Bite Squad
    • Xede
    • Allison-Williams
  • Compete for prizes in a team case study competition.
  • Connect with business faculty from:
    • Accounting
    • Analytics
    • Economics
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Finance
    • Human Resources
    • International Business
    • Leadership
    • Marketing
  • Experience business thinking through engaging activities.
  • Visit the Federal Reserve.
  • Stay on campus in a college dorm.
  • Enjoy recreational time – outdoor games, volleyball, and movies.
  • Hang out with current business student mentors.
  • Attend an awards banquet with your parents.


Contact Chris Kaiser, Department of Business and Economics, at or 651.638.6602.