5 Reasons to Attend College in Bethany


Decorative wall mural outside SNU Campus in Bethany. It says "Wherever you are, be wholly there. AK Bracken"SNU's main campus is located in the heart of Bethany, Oklahoma, a suburb of Oklahoma City. If you’re considering going back to school, SNU is a great place to enroll. Here are a few reasons why.

Slow pace

Nestled in Oklahoma City, Bethany is a little relaxed oasis in the hustle and bustle of the city. Going to classes in the evening will be like a breath of fresh air compared to the busyness of the day.

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Great local restaurants

Take time before or after class to check out one of the local flavors on 39th Expressway or MacArthur, just blocks away from campus.

Quiet study places

If you attend college on campus in Bethany, you’ll be able to take advantage of benefits around campus. For example, the library has private study spaces where you can put your nose to the grindstone and get your work done in peace.

Easily accessible

Getting to campus is simple from Yukon, Edmond, Del City, Moore, Norman, and Oklahoma City. As a bonus, you’ll spend even less time driving since classes take place only one night a week.

Good parking

Parking on a college campus can be a nightmare. As a small, private college, SNU has great parking options right next to campus. Plus, since adult classes take place in the evenings, you won’t be fighting residential students for spaces.

There are plenty of reasons to complete your bachelor’s degree or earn a master’s degree in Bethany, Oklahoma. If you would like to learn more about SNU or going to college in Bethany, email admissions@snu.edu or call 888-SNU-GRAD.

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*Photo and mural painting by Rachel Bolerjack.

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