Bethel University - Tennessee

McKenzie, Tennessee
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  • Private
    4 year
  • 5,148
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:18
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 7%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $9,591
    Avg. Financial Aid
Building on its more than 170-year history and affiliation with the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Bethel University provides diverse options with opportunities for face-to-face, online, and blended learning in a Christian environment leading to master’s, bachelor’s, and associate’s degrees. A pioneer in forging learning opportunities for adult learners, Bethel University constantly explores options for making a top-notch education accessible to all. Operating from campuses across Tennessee, Bethel has varied learning platforms and course schedules making the attainment of a college degree possible for many with full-time jobs and extensive family responsibilities.
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Total Faculty 124
Total Enrollment 6,121
Full-Time Undergraduate 4,405
Part-Time Undergraduate 743
Transfer Students 372
Programs 38
Equivalencies 6,188 outgoing
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Financial Information

Scholarships and Financial Aid:
Military tuition discount; law enforcement agency scholarships available for select programs
Tuition and Fees:
$5595 per term
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Information for Transfer In Students

Adult Degree Completion Programs:
Management and Organizational Development with optional concentrations in Information Technology or Healthcare Management; Criminal Justice; Organizational Leadership
Technical/Vocation Credit Accepted:
Credit for Prior Learning:
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Additional Information

Veteran Friendly:
Student Services Extended Hours:
Recruitment; Library Services; 24/7 IT Helpdesk
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Transfer Application Requirements

Official Transcripts:
High school transcripts (and college transcripts for students who have completed college coursework) are required. A high school equivalency diploma (HiSET/GED) with passing score is acceptable in lieu of a high school diploma.
Letters of Recommendation:
Two required for applicants with less than three years of work experience
Application Fee:
There is a $30 application fee.
Other Requirements:
Copy of photo ID and social security card required. Copy of immunization records required for full-time students attending classes on campus.
Request More Information:
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Transfer Credit Policy

Minimum Grade:
Minimum overall GPA of 1.5 for freshmen, 1.8 for sophomores, 2.0 for juniors and seniors, 3.0 for graduate students is required to maintain good standing.
Transfer Policy Document:
Appeals Process Document:
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Bethel University - Tennessee

325 Cherry Ave
McKenzie, Tennessee 38201
Main Phone:
(731) 352-4000
Find us on:
Delivery Method:
Evening classes/program available; Accelerated programs available; Online programs/courses available


Transfer Admission Contact:
Lance Tasker
Interim Director of Recruitment
(931) 444-9864
Transfer Services Contact:
(731) 407-7622
Veterans Services Contact:
Sylvana Matthews
Bethel University Veterans Center
(931) 551-9640
IM Screen Names:
Adult Learner Contact:
Lance Tasker
Interim Director of Recruitment
(931) 444-9864

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Clarksville, TN Campus
2200-A Wilma Rudolph Blvd.
Clarksville , TN 37040
(931) 551-9640
Paris, TN Campus
302B Tyson Ave.
Paris , TN 38242
(731) 407-7178
Memphis, TN Campus
168 E Parkway S
Memphis , TN 38104
(901) 334-5860
Jackson, TN Campus
59 Murray Guard Drive
Jackson , TN 38305
(731) 512-0231
Nashville, TN Campus
818 18th Ave. South Floor 10
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 329-9391
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Last updated on 2/18/2020 by AcademyOne.