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Bethel, founded in 1887, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 60-acre campus is located North Newtown, in the agricultural and industrial region of south-central Kansas.

Website: www.bethelks.edu/

Private
Co-ed
444
Undergraduate
Students
(54.1%) 240 Women
(45.9%) 204 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
44% of 1,093 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.46
SAT Math
453-585 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
514 average
468-563 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$41,638
Tuition and Fees
$29,390
Room and Board
$8,980
Average Percent of Need Met
91%
Average Freshman Award
$29,442
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$5,633
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
40
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 41% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 19% of classes
30-39 students: 4% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

North Newton Population
1,779
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Wichita
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
66% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Threshers
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.9% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.8% Asian
15.7% Black/African-American
8.8% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
70.7% White
0.0% Unknown
International Students
1.6% from 6 countries
First-Year Students Returning
56.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
40.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
63%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
11.0%
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