At Bethany Global University, you’ll learn how to live life on mission for Christ. Our interculturally-focused degree programs will effectively train you for your future career, while providing you with a firm foundation in the Word of God.
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Explore your calling, pursue your future career, and learn what it takes to serve the Lord wherever He calls you.
BGU’s comprehensive and unique programs will help you do just that.
Graduate with little to no debt. Our 4-year, fully-accredited program costs less than a single semester in comparison to other private Christian universities.
Build your resume and learn practical and applicable skills you can take to your future career through our work study scholarship program.
Gain cross-cultural experience and work with ministries around the world through our 13-month undergraduate Global Internship program.
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BGU offers undergraduate, graduate, and associate degrees that will train you for a career in intercultural ministry. Learn more about the unique paths you can take here.
Bethany Global University equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to be interculturally and ministry-focused wherever they are called to serve. BGU degrees and programs prepare you with a firm foundation in the Word of God and train you to work in cross-cultural settings after graduation.
We’re here to help you live on mission and be a light for Christ in your field of study.Learn More
Explore our four undergraduate degrees in Education in Missions, Intercultural Ministry Studies, Midwifery, and Transformational Entrepreneurship.Learn More
Explore our four online graduate degrees in Intercultural Disability Ministry, Intercultural Ministry Education, Intercultural Ministry Leadership, and Intercultural Ministry Studies.Learn More
See how BGU’s unique and affordable model makes a positive impact on our students.
All our first-time, full-time students were awarded financial aid in the Fall of 2021.
The majority of our May 2022 bachelor’s students graduated with no debt.
Nearly all on-campus students in 2022 received scholarships for working on-campus jobs as part of our required work-study program.
At BGU, all undergraduate students take part in our Global Internship program. Starting their junior year, they live overseas for 13-months, learning what it means to serve in a cross-cultural setting. We have sites all over the world, including in the U.S., where students learn from experienced ministry partners.
My Intercultural Ministry degree prepared me to study different cultures and live overseas successfully.– Alasia Williams, BGU Class of 2023
The Lord has transformed me here at BGU. He has given me freedom to pursue Him, and to hear His voice.– Matthew Hall, BGU Class of 2022
What’s Happening on Campus
Welcome to our campus! Hi, neighbor! You’re invited to come see the newest coffee shop in the neighborhood and meet our President & CEO, David Hasz—and give us an opportunity…
For residential students.
BGU offices closed Dec. 25-26.
BGU offices closed Dec. 29, 2023- Jan. 1, 2024.
No residential classes February 2-3.
For all students and staff. *No residential classes in light of Day Set Apart
Students released by 7pm on March 3.
Students released by 7pm on March 10.
For more information on how to fill out the FAFSA, visit our Apply for Financial Aid page.
No residential classes.
Join us for Campus Preview Weekend happening April 13-15, 2023. Meet others with a heart for sharing Jesus’ love with the world! During Campus Preview Weekend, talk to instructors, connect…
Join us at Bethany Global University’s Spring fundraiser, Envision: the Hard Hat Tour, to see the exciting future ahead! On Friday, April 28, come hear BGU student hosts talk about…
Congratulations to the BGU class of 2023!
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