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Appalachian Bible College
Mount Hope, WV
Appalachian Bible College, founded in 1950, is a private, coeducational Christian college. Its 120-acre campus is located in Bradley, 52 miles from Charleston.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 286
   Women 137 (47.9%)
   Men 149 (52.1%)
Graduate Students 16
Entrance Difficulty Noncompetitive
Overall Admission Rate 56% of 133 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math 430-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 440-610 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 19-26 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA   X    
Standardized Tests X      
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities       X
Cost of Attendance $24,942
  Tuition and Fees $14,000
  Room and Board $7,570
Average Percent of Need Met 54%
Average Freshman Award $9,281
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 14
Regular Class Size Not reported
Mount Hope Population 2,040
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 89% of freshmen, 76% of all students
Athletic Conferences National Christian College Athletic Association
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 1.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
1.1% Black/African-American
1.8% Hispanic/Latino
95.7% White
International Students 1.4% from 6 countries
First-Year Students Returning 74.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 47.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported