68%

Acceptance Rate

$20,320

Avg.Financial Aid

001904

FAFSA Code

About Bethany College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

891

Website

https://www.bethanylb.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Evangelical Lutheran Church

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Bethany College, which is located in Lindsborg, Kansas is a private, Evangelical Lutheran Church university. Taking into account all the courses offered at Bethany College, the total enrolment stands at 816. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 62 faculty. There are around 46% of the students who are females and 54% are males at Bethany College. At BC, around 94% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Frances McDormand, Dave Sims, Robert J. McCann, and Jeffrey L. Seglin. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, BC offers around 35 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

335 E Swensson St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7852273380
Fax: 7852278993
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Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

68%

SAT Range

890 - 1060

ACT Range

18 - 23

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Bethany College has 3 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Bethany College. It is a non-refundable amount. The SAT score in the range of 890-1060 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Bethany College, must score 20 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 18 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 335 E Swensson St, Lindsborg, Kansas 67456-1897. They can also call them at (785) 227-3380.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$22,583

Average Annual Cost

$26,960

Books And Supplies

$625

Other Fees

$890

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$10,605

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,939

Total One Year Cost

$45,019

Before applying to BC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $46,444. The average annual tuition cost ($29,565), books and supplies ($810), room and boarding ($13,100), and budget for other expenses ($6,279) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

67%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

59%

Male Professors

41%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business, Management, Marketing, an...

31 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

26 Graduates

Biology, General

20 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

15 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

9 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

8 Graduates

Marketing

8 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

7 Graduates

Psychology, General

7 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

6 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

5 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

5 Graduates

Criminology

4 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

4 Graduates

Audiovisual Communications Technolo...

3 Graduates

Economics

3 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

3 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

Chemistry

1 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

891

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

38%

Full-time

94%

Part-time

6%

Students Gender

Male

57%

US National: 44%

Female

43%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

65% White

0% Unknown

13% Black

15% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

49%

Out Of State

50%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$57,711 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 98% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

98%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,805/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,800/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,800/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bison

School Colors

green and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Presidents' Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

3

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by BC. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $13,100 per year. Bethany College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at BC costs around $5,480 per year. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At BC, campus safety and security features include campus emergency phones. The college has enrolled around 54% male and 46% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$30,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$40,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$23,500

$28,750

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$244 - 298

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

93%

Average Aid Per Year

$20,320

Students Receiving Federal Grants

52%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,180

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

93%

Average Aid Per Year

$17,975

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$13,335

$30K - $48K

$13,335

$48K - $75K

$13,335

$75K - $110K

$13,335

> $110K

$13,660

The financial aid department of Bethany College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Bethany College is around $21,158 and the federal grant is $4,876. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,590 and institutional aid worth $21,158.

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