Bethany Lutheran College

Mankato, Minnesota

Bethany Lutheran College Overview

Student population

Address700 Luther Dr
Mankato, MN
School Websitewww.blc.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Bethany Lutheran College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Mankato, Minnesota that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 497 students applied to Bethany Lutheran College. Of those students, 387 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Bethany Lutheran College was $27,100, in addition to fees of $680. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Bethany Lutheran College.

Bethany Lutheran College has a 55% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Bethany Lutheran College Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Bethany Lutheran College acceptance rate is 78%. To put this into perspective, 387 of the 497 students who applied to Bethany Lutheran College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Bethany Lutheran College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Bethany Lutheran College had an SAT score between the range of 1,050 and 1,190. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Bethany Lutheran College was between 19 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Bethany Lutheran College as part of their application.

Bethany Lutheran College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Bethany Lutheran College, the tuition for in-state residents is $27,100. Combined with fees of $680, room and board costs of $8,040, other expenses of $1,750 and the $800 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $27,780 in tuition.

Students at Bethany Lutheran College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Bethany Lutheran College was $4,426 last year, with 38% of students being awarded federal aid.

Bethany Lutheran College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Bethany Lutheran College.

Bethany Lutheran College has a good gender split, with 52% of undergraduates being female and 48% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Minnesota residents; in fact, 67% of all students reside in Minnesota. However, 20% of students come from out-of-state and 13% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Bethany Lutheran College is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Bethany Lutheran College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
EDUCATION
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
ENGINEERING
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES

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