|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||800 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Bethany College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,126 applications and 727 students were granted admission. Bethany College is at the #63 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 75% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 57% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||760 to 1000|
|ACT||17 to 23|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Bethany College's tuition was $26,496 for all students regardless of residency (1.1% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Bethany College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,209 (which is 4.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Bethany College in 2016-2017, was 186, which is 85% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,258 (which is 10.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Bethany College has enrolled a total of 680 students (667 students full-time and 13 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 680 students, 18 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 60% men and 40% women and 645 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 35 for graduates studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 19%
Black/African American: 19%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Bethany College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences||0%||0|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||0%||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||0%||0|
|Visual And Performing Arts||0%||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||0%||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Bethany College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Bethany College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $18,100. Last year, out of the total 92 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 67 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 172 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 126 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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