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Bethany College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Bethany College, the fee for the application is $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.

Considering Applying Early to Bethany College?

Bethany College does not offer early decision or early action..

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

Is Bethany College Hard To Get Into?

Getting into Bethany College is moderately difficult. Bethany College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Bethany College accepted 70% of all applicants., around 952 of the 1,358 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Bethany College, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

What Does Bethany College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Bethany College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Class Rank Very Important
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Not Considered
First Generation Considered
Interview Not Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
State Residency Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Important

Bethany College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Bethany College must submit the following items. Double check with Bethany College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Bethany College?

Students admitted to Bethany College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.

Out of all students that were admitted, 87% submitted a class rank. At Bethany College 7% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 25% were in the top 25% and 56% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Bethany College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 87%

Bethany College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 28% of Bethany College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 80% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Bethany College students scored 540 or higher and 75% of students scored 440 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Bethany College students scored 520 or higher, and 75% scored a 440 or higher.

To be most competitive at Bethany College, you should strive to earn between 18 and 23 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Bethany College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Bethany College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

Transferring to Bethany College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Bethany College.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Bethany College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term

Bethany College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Bethany College?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Bethany College.

Does Bethany College accept transfer credits?

Bethany College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Bethany College accepts:

ACE recommendations for credit

Does Bethany College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Bethany College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Bethany College?

Bethany College. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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Bethany College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

70%

How hard is it to get into Bethany College? Bethany College is a somewhat selective institution. The Bethany College acceptance rate is 70%. This means that the institution accepts 70 out of every 100 applicants.

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Bethany College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bethany College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bethany College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Bethany College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 23

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

23 and Above

Good

18 to 23

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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Bethany College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

450 - 540

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Reading SAT Range

440 - 520

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Bethany College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.16

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Bethany College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.16. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

775

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

70%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$27,850

Out-of-State

$27,850

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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