Bethel Business Academy

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

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.


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