MA Connections: a Distance Education Option
for Completing your Master of Arts Degree
The MA Connections track puts a Bethany Master of Arts  degree within your reach from anywhere--and at your own pace. This rigorous and fully-accredited graduate-level education track does not require you to relocate to earn your Master's degree.
The curriculum combines online learning with Bethany's close-knit learning community during intensive sessions on campus.
Connections courses are offered in the following formats:
- Online courses 
- Weekend intensives 
- Two-week intensives 
- Hybrid courses  - (combination of weekend intensive and online)
In addition, traditional  and block  face-to-face courses can be taken at Bethany, at Bethany's Susquehanna Valley Ministry Center  (PA) campus, via cross-registration with our sister schools, or even transferred in from other seminaries located close to your location.
MA Connections students have the same choices of areas of concentration and emphases  as other MA students.
An MA degree can prepare you for various pursuits.
- A career in teaching
- A non-profit organization
- A career in social services
- The pursuit of a PhD
Consider an MA Connections degree from Bethany!
Yes, it is possible to complete your Master of Arts  degree--with all the resources Bethany has to offer--without moving to Richmond!
For more information about MA Connections, refer to the Bethany Catalog , or contact:
email@example.com  800-287-8822
Steven Schweitzer, Academic Dean and Associate Professor
firstname.lastname@example.org  765-983-1815