Bethel University

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Overview

Address3900 Bethel Dr
School Websitewww.bethel.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Bethel University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Saint Paul, Minnesota that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,184 students applied to Bethel University. Of those students, 1,540 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Bethel University was $37,140, in addition to fees of $160. 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 Bethel University.

Bethel University has a 76% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Bethel University acceptance rate is 71%. To put this into perspective, 1,540 of the 2,184 students who applied to Bethel University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Bethel University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Bethel University had an SAT score between the range of 1,033 and 1,286. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Bethel University was between 22 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Bethel University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Bethel University, the tuition for in-state residents is $37,140. Combined with fees of $160, room and board costs of $10,520, other expenses of $2,640 and the $1,240 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $51,700.

Out-of-state residents 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 $37,300 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Bethel University to $51,700 for out-of-state students.

Students at Bethel University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Bethel University was $5,451 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 29%.

Bethel University Undergraduate Population

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 Bethel University.

Bethel University has a good gender split, with 62% of undergraduates being female and 38% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Minnesota residents; in fact, 79% of all students reside in Minnesota. However, 21% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

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

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