Bethany College

Bethany College (HM1QJ3)

Location: Lindsborg, KS 67456 McPherson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 34.808', W 97° 40.195'

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Bethany College, located one block west, is a small, liberal-arts based college solidly rooted here in Lindsborg.
Established by Swedish Lutheran immigrants in 1881, Bethany is a college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, owned and operated by the Central States and Arkansas/Oklahoma Synods.
From the earliest days, people of Lindsborg have valued and promoted education. Bethany evolved from 11 students in the sacristy of Bethany Lutheran Church, to an academy in a modest frame building, to a full college housed in "Old Main," an imposing brick building of six stories.
Bethany College today celebrates a tradition of appreciation for learning, spiritual thought, music, the visual arts, and hard work inherited from its Swedish-American founders. The college awards the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Music Education, and offers 50 majors and concentrations. Its primary focus is on four-year, undergraduate degree programs which prepare students for specific professions as well as in traditional liberal arts disciplines.
A member of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, Bethany fields teams participating in fifteen intercollegiate sports.
HM NumberHM1QJ3
Placed ByWallace Chevrolet of McPherson
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Date Added Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 615854 N 4271023
Decimal Degrees38.58013333, -97.66991667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 34.808', W 97° 40.195'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 34' 48.48" N, 97° 40' 11.7" W
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Area Code(s)785
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Valkommen Trail, Lindsborg KS 67456, US
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