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Bridge Street Ministries + Bethany Global University

Bridge Street Ministries is passionate about discipleship and impacting their city, the West Side of Grand Rapids. Their Bridge Year program focuses on spiritual development and global mission.

Both Bridge Street Ministries and BGU  are passionate about discipleship and missions. Our partnership allows students to easily continue their education at Bethany Global University after completing the Bridge Year program.

Undergraduate Course Equivalence

BGU Equivalency Credits Transferred
Foundations of Soul Care 1
Health and Wellness 1
Gospel of the Kingdom* 3
Evangelism, Discipleship, and Community 3
Life in the Spirit 3
Worldviews and World Religions* 3
Cultural Anthropology 3
Race and Culture 2
Elective 3

*Supplementary material and demonstration of competency(ies) may be required; pursuant to the direction of the BGU Director of Online Education.

Undergraduate Transfer Credit Policy

The BGU Admissions Committee evaluates transfer applicants based on their record at previous institutions; cumulative grade point average, Christian character, performance trends, and leadership skills are evaluated. Applicants successfully completing the program at Bridge Year are not guaranteed admission to BGU if they fail to meet the admissions guidelines and standards.