Bethel University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Mishawaka, IN

$29,170

Avg tuition

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About Bethel University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Missionary Church Inc  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Bethel University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Mishawaka, Indiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,450, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 94%. The university offers 51 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 67%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $29,170.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

94% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 950-1170

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-24

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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1k

Students Enrolled

33%

Online Student Enrollment

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

67%

Black

11%

Hispanic

10%

Two or more races

7%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Unknown

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

63%

Socio-economic diversity

48% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

16

Total Online Enrollment

475

Student Location Breakout

33% 67%

Percent of Programs Online

76% On-campus

24% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate 44% online

Bachelor's 12% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 75% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

49%

State Grant Aid

42%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

48%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,146
State Grant Aid $7,681
Institution Grant Aid $15,714
Pell Grant Aid $4,547

Financial Outlook

$36k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.