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Bethel, founded in 1947, is a church-affiliated college. Its 70-acre campus is located in Mishawaka, 90 miles from Chicago.

Website: www.betheluniversity.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,220
Undergraduate
Students
(62.3%) 760 Women
(37.7%) 460 Men
230
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
94% of 1,359 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
August 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.43
SAT Math
535 average
470-580 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
540 average
480-590 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$43,286
Tuition and Fees
$29,790
Room and Board
$9,310
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Freshman Award
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$30,797
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
61
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 25% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Mishawaka Population
47,989
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
54% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.1% Asian
10.8% Black/African-American
11.4% Hispanic/Latino
7.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
67.8% White
1.1% Unknown
International Students
2.8% from 21 countries
First-Year Students Returning
64.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
59.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
15.0%
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