If you are planning on applying to Bethany College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Here's an overiew of some of Bethany College's admissions stats.
|Bethany College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||2.8|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||5%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||63%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||48%|
These are the application deadlines for Bethany College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Bethany College does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Find a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Bethany College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.
Curious about the factors that are considered by Bethany College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
Make sure to check with Bethany College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Bethany College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Bethany College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5|
|Other Requirements||√||documentation of student involvement in extracurricular activities|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|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%.
At Bethany College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Bethany College directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Bethany College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Bethany College does not have a test optional admissions policy. 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.
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?
✅ 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:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Bethany College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Bethany College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and 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.
What is Bethany College's acceptance rate?
✅ Bethany College has an acceptance rate of 70%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Bethany College?
❌ Bethany College does not offer early decision.
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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.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer 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
22 and Above
17 to 22
17 and Less
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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.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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