If you are thinking about applying to Bethel University, the application fee costs $30. 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.
Bethel University 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.
Bethel University is aslightly difficult school to get into. Bethel University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Bethel University **accepted 71% of students, around 1,540 of the 2,184 students who applied.
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Transfer student admissions is slightly 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 apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Bethel University must submit the following items. Double check with Bethel University'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)||2.25|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Bethel University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 58% submitted a class rank. At Bethel University 25% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 55% were in the top 25% and 84% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Bethel University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Bethel University 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 2021, 5% of Bethel University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 61% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Bethel University students scored 550 or higher and 75% of students scored 430 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Bethel University students scored 490 or higher, and 75% scored a 430 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Bethel University, you should strive to earn between 22 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Bethel University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 22 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Bethel University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 22.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Bethel University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Bethel University during the following terms: Fall Term Winter Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Bethel University?
Students who are admitted to Bethel University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Bethel University accept transfer credits?
Bethel University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Bethel University accepts:
DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit
Does Bethel University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Do I have to submit test scores to Bethel University?
Bethel University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Bethel University? Bethel University is a less selective institution. The Bethel University acceptance rate is 71%. 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 Bethel University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bethel University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Bethel University is 25. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into Bethel University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 28 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Bethel University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.6. 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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