- Hesston College
Hesston College, a two-year
collegefounded in 1909, is located in Hesston, Kansas, United States, 35 miles north of Wichita. Founded in 1909, the college has an enrollment of about 450 studentswho typically come from about 30 states and 30 other countries including Canada. It has a faculty-student ratio of 1:14.
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Hesston College, the two-year college of the
Mennonite Church USA, educates and nurtures each student within Christ-centered community, integrating thought, life, and faith for service to others in the churchand the world.
As a two-year college, Hesston's educational program is designed to meet a variety of student needs.
Curriculaare available for students interested in the first two years of a liberal artsprogram, various pre- professionalprograms, and other fields of study requiring four-year degrees.
Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees are available in the following transfer programs:
*Bible and Ministry
*Child and Family Studies
*Education - Elementary and Early Childhood
*Education - Secondary
*English and Literature
*Health and Medical Occupations
*Horticulture - Public Gardening
*Horticulture - Science
*Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies
*Social Work and Sociology
In addition, the following Associate of Applied Arts and Sciences non-transfer degrees are available:
*Computer Information Technology
*Early Childhood Education
The main convert|50|acre|0 Hesston campus consists of 12 buildings, including two residential
dormitories, an administration building, library, a number of academic buildings, and two gymnasiums. It also has a baseball diamond, soccer field, two racketball courts, a weight room, and four tennis courts.
Dyck Arboretum of the Plainsis a convert|25|acre|0 Arboretumlocated just blocks from the main campus.
aviationprogram has facilities at the Newton City-County Airportjust East of Newton, Kansas.
Nursingprogram, in addition to facilities on the main campus, has affiliations with local hospitals, including Newton Medical Centerand Prairie View Mental Health Centerin Newton, Schowalter Villain Hesston, and Via Christi--St. Francis Campus, Via Christi--St. Joseph Campus, and Columbia Wesley Medical Centerin Wichita.
* [http://www.hesston.edu/ Hesston College]
* [http://www.dyckarboretum.com/ Dyck Arboretum of the Plains]
* [http://www.hesstonks.org/ City of Hesston, Kansas]
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