Taking the
first step.

Taking the
first step.


Step 1

Online Application

Complete the online application, including all information required by the application such as photo identification and essay questions.

BTS Application or SEU Application
Step 2

Christian Character Reference

This reference should be completed by a pastor, former pastor, Bible study leader, or church lay-leader who can provide us with a candid assessment of your Christian maturity. This individual cannot be a relative. In the Character Reference section of the online application, input the name, email, and requested information for your reference. Once you submit your completed online application, an email will be sent to your reference with a request to complete the Christian reference form.

Step 3

Your Spiritual Journey Essay

(300 Word Minimum)

This essay should include your salvation experience, a description of your daily relationship with Jesus, and your educational and ministry goals, as well as how you perceive Bethany College will help you attain them.

Step 4

Receive Your Bethany College Admissions Decision

Once the Bethany College Admissions Committee receives and reviews your completed application, you will be notified of the college’s decision by email and mail.