Bethel University is proud to partner with the North American Hockey League
On September 9, 2022, the North American Hockey League (NAHL) announced a new partnership with Bethel University to provide online higher education access for players. Bethel has been named the preferred university services partner of the NAHL and the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL).
With this partnership, players in both the NAHL and NA3HL now have a league partner that can accommodate their continuing education online at the collegiate level, while they play hockey.
"We are excited about partnering with the NAHL and NA3HL to provide flexible and relevant educational opportunities that meet the unique needs of their players. We appreciate the discipline and focus of the players and believe our highly individualized advising and academic support will translate into their success in coursework." said Bethel University Associate Provost of Innovation and Partnerships, Dr. Jess Daniels.
Pursue your hockey dreams—and your education.
At Bethel, you'll find the support you need to pursue your education in a way that compliments your hockey career. As the preferred university services partner of the North American Hockey League (NAHL)—including the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) and the North American Prospects Hockey League (NAPHL)—Bethel provides opportunities for you to earn college credits online through courses that align with your hockey schedule.
With the flexibility to build your schedule around your season and complete your coursework online, you don't need to sacrifice your dreams to earn your degree. Bethel's online programs feature:
Flexible Course Options
- Early college and PSEO (for Minnesota residents) are available. If you're still in high school, you can earn high school and college credits simultaneously.
- Associate's and bachelor's degree options are available if you've graduated high school.
Academic Support and Advising
- Our faculty are supportive and committed to your success
- Academic advisors will support your movement through the classes—and they will help you meet eligibility requirements to match your future goals!
- The Academic Resource Center offers tutoring and writing support
- Our vibrant community will give you opportunities to learn alongside your peers and build relationships
Robust Course Options
- Affordable tuition rates (including free classes for Minnesota high school students)
- Courses match Bethel's rigorous academic standards
- Our many course opportunities include lab opportunities