Bethel Business Academy

Bethel Business Academy
Date 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 14, -
8 p.m. Thursday, June 16, 2022
Cost$300 - This includes 3 full days of business programming, plus 2 overnights, 3 meals per day and snacks, an awards dinner with parents, and an academy t-shirt.
Registration Registration opens April 1, 2022, and closes June 1, 2022. Early Bird Promotion: 10% off ($270) if register by April 30. Register
SponsorsBethel University Department of Business and State Farm Insurance Company

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 three-day academy begins with check-in between 8 and 9 a.m. on Tuesday, June 14 and ends with an awards dinner (parents included) at 5:30 pm on Thursday, June 16.

At the Bethel Business Academy, you will:

  • Discover your business interest areas through taking the Strong Interest Inventory.
  • Meet with business professionals from companies such as:
    • Wells Fargo
    • Allina Health
    • SportsEngine
    • Xede
    • Allison-Williams
  • Compete for prizes in a team case study competition.
  • Connect with business faculty from:
    • Accounting
    • Business Analytics
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Finance
    • Human Resources
    • Leadership
    • Marketing
  • Tour a Twin Cities business
  • Hang out with current business student mentors.
  • Attend an awards dinner with your parents.

Overnight accommodation will be provided in Lissner Hall. Housing is suite-style with each suite having 3 bedrooms, a living area, a private bathroom with separate rooms for toilet/showers, and a vanity area. Each bedroom has 2 twin XL beds, 2 desks and chairs, and a wardrobe. Students will be housed with other students from their camp, with up to 6 students per suite. Roommate requests can be emailed to Students will be supervised by a Bethel Resident Director and a team of overnight Hosts hired from our pool of Bethel Student Resident Assistants.


Cancellations will be accepted until June 1. The payment will be refunded, less a $30 service fee.


Contact Julie Hedlund, Department of Business at or 651-638-6132


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