Institutional Facts

Class of 2017 Graduate Placement Report

  • Number employed or pursuing further education: 65%
  • Further education rate across programs: 4%
  • Employment rate across programs: 44%
  • Employed in a field of pastoral work, missions work, Christian education, or Christian service:
    • M.Div. 90%
    • Undergraduate Degrees: 12%

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Representative graduate/professional schools that 2016 graduates are currently attending

  • Bethlehem College & Seminary
  • Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Missouri
  • New Saint Andrews Graduate School, Idaho
  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minnesota
  • University of Northwestern – St. Paul, Minnesota

Representative churches and ministries at which 2016 graduates are currently employed

  • Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minnesota.
  • College Park Church, Indiana.
  • Table Rock Church, Idaho.
  • Olympic Evangelical Free Church, Washington.
  • Memomonie Alliance Church, Wisconsin.
  • Redemption City Church, Minnesota.
  • Faith Church of Wahpeton, North Dakota.
  • Bayview Church, Guam.
  • Christian Union

Representative Employment for 2016 graduates

  • Desiring God
  • Liberty Classical Academy
  • Agape Christi Academy
  • 20th Century Fox
  • Atlantic Aviation
  • Self-employed

Retention Rate

  • Total: 82.9%
  • Graduate program retention rate: 100%
  • Traditional undergraduate program retention rate: 90.4%
  • Non-traditional undergraduate program retention rate: 58.3%

M.Div. Program Completion Rate

  • 100% in 150% of expected time

B.Th. Program Completion Rate

  • 95% in 150% of expected time

B.A. Program Completion Rate

  • 100% in 150% of expected time
*Class of 2016 Number of Total Graduates: 50
Number of Respondents: 44
Response Rate: 88%
This survey is conducted via email 9 months after graduation.