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Graduate Admissions

Application Process

Step 1: Fill Out Application

Step 2: Submit Personal History

Step 3: Request Spiritual Leader Reference

Step 4: Send In Transcripts

Step 5: Pay $40 Application Fee

Once you’ve been accepted, you will receive an email from our Admissions Supervisor with your acceptance letter and next steps. Our Graduate Studies Assistant will follow up a month before your first course starts with an email to registration online and how to make your first course payment.

BGU is registered with both the State of Minnesota, Office of Higher Education and with the Department of Education as an institution of religious instruction for the purpose of training ministers for our religion – Christianity. A clear articulation of being already aligned with our religious beliefs is, therefore, a requirement for admission.


Any applicant to Bethany Global University’s Graduate Program must:

  • be a follower of Jesus Christ
  • demonstrate Christian lifestyle and character
  • agree to our Statement of Faith
  • previously earned a bachelor’s degree with a CGPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.