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Colleges / Bethel University

Bethel University

McKenzie, TN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate71%

About Bethel University

Bethel University is a private, religious university in the town of McKenzie, Tennessee. Bethel University was founded in 1842. The college currently enrolls around 3,457 students per year, including 3,457 undergrad students.

2005 Acceptance Rate for Bethel University

It is not difficult to get into Bethel University. Around 71% of applicants get into Bethel University each year. Out of 2,184 applications received in 2005, 1,540 students were offered admission.

Bethel University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 71%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 5%

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Bethel University is located in McKenzie, Tennessee,.

If you would like to see Bethel University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to McKenzie, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Memphis International.

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College Info

325 Cherry Avenue McKenzie, TN 38201

Campus Setting: Small Town

Bethel University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bethel University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bethel University is Continuous processing.

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Bethel University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

460 - 550


Reading SAT Range

430 - 490

Bethel University Tuition & Fees

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Wondering what life at Bethel University is like? There are approximately 3,457 students enrolled at Bethel University. 63% percent of students attend school full-time, 82% percent are from TN and 18% percent of students are from other states.


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