|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||8:1|
Bethesda University has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Bethesda University's tuition was $7,250 for all students regardless of residency (72.9% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 76% of Bethesda University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 66% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,929 (which is 10.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Bethesda University in 2016-2017, was 18, which is 31% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,995 (which is 1.7% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Bethesda University has enrolled a total of 402 students (264 students full-time and 138 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 402 students, 59 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 54% men and 46% women and 293 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 109 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 83 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 13%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Two or more races: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at Bethesda University.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|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||34%||46||10|
|Visual And Performing Arts||14%||19|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||9%||12|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||1%||2|
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 Bethesda University 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.
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