University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim

Four-year College or University

PO Box 368
Bethel, AK 99559


Phone: 907.543.4500
Toll Free: 800.478.5822
Fax: 907.543.4527

Bethel College is part of the University of Alaska Fairbanks’s College of Rural and Community Development (CRCD) program. It offers bachelor's degrees, associate degrees, and professional certificates as well as skill-based local courses covering a wide variety of topics.

Education Programs

Business, management, marketing, and related support service

Accounting Technician, CT2
Applied Accounting, AAS
Applied Business, AAS
Applied Business Management, CT1
Applied Business Management, CT2
Bookkeeping Technician, CT1

Computer and information sciences and support services

Information Technology Specialist, AAS
Information Technology Specialist, CT2

Construction trades

Basic Carpentry, OEC


Early Childhood Education, AAS
Early Childhood Education, CT2
Education, BED
Elementary Education, BA

Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields

Apprenticeship Technology, AAS

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences

Child Development & Family Studies, BA

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics

Native Language Education, AAS
Native Language Education, CT2
Yup'ik Language and Culture, BA
Yup'ik Language Proficiency, AAS
Yup'ik Language Proficiency, CT2

Health professions and related programs

Community Health, AAS
Community Health, CT2
Ethnobotany, CT2
Rural Human Services, CT2

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities

General Program, AA
General Studies, BA

Multi/interdisciplinary studies

Interdisciplinary Studies, AAS
Interdisciplinary Studies, BA

Natural resources and conservation

Renewable Resources, AAS
Sustainable Energy, OEC

Public administration and social service professions

Human Service Technology, AAS
Human Services, AAS
Human Services w/ RHS Certification, AAS
Social Work, BA

Social sciences

Rural Development, BA