If you are considering submitting an applicationto Bethany College, the fee for the application costs $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
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.
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 students, around 820 of the 1,168 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.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
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)||2.5|
|Other Requirements||√||documentation of student involvement in extracurricular activities|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Bethany College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.8.
Out of all students that were admitted, 63% submitted a class rank. At Bethany College 5% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 20% were in the top 25% and 53% 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|
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 2016, 63% of Bethany College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 48% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at Bethany College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 22 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Bethany College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.
A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Bethany College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.
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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
Can I defer my acceptance to Bethany College?
Students who are admitted to Bethany College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Bethany College accept transfer credits?
Bethany College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Bethany College accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES 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. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
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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First-Year Applications are Due
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
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Bethany College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.85. 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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