|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||10:1|
|Dormitory capacity||465 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Bethany Lutheran College is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 328 applications and 264 students were granted admission. Bethany Lutheran College is at the #78 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, 90% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 6% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||880 to 1140|
|ACT||20 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Bethany Lutheran College's tuition was $25,440 for all students regardless of residency (5% 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 Lutheran College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 39% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,192 (which is 4.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Bethany Lutheran College in 2016-2017, was 98, which is 73% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,228 (which is 11.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Bethany Lutheran College has enrolled a total of 587 students (514 students full-time and 73 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 587 students, 30 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 43 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 6%
Two or more races: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Bethany Lutheran 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|
|Visual And Performing Arts||19%||4|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||10%||2|
|Mathematics And Statistics||10%||2|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||0%||0|
|Legal Professions And Studies||0%||0|
|English Language And Literature/letters||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 Lutheran 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 Lutheran College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,300. Last year, out of the total 262 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 262 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 319 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 281 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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