If you are considering submitting an applicationto BCC, the regular decision application deadline is June 1 and the fee for the application costs $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Bethune-Cookman 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.
Getting into BCC is slightly difficult. BCC evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, BCC accepted 98% of all applicants., around 5,803 of the 5,938 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like BCC, MIN
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||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 BCC must submit the following items. Double check with BCC'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|
|Other Requirements||√||medical history|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to BCC have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 72% submitted a class rank. At BCC 12% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 30% were in the top 25% and 67% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Bethune-Cookman University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||7%|
|3.50 and 3.74||12%|
|3.25 and 3.49||12%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16%|
|2.50 and 2.9||31%|
|2.00 and 2.49||15%|
|BCC does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
BCC 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, 80% of BCC's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 29% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of BCC students scored 500 or higher and 75% of students scored 430 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of BCC students scored 480 or higher, and 75% scored a 430 or higher.
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To be most competitive at BCC, you should strive to earn between 15 and 19 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 19 means you fall in the 75th percentile for BCC's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 19, and three out of four students scored lower than 19 on the ACT.
A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for BCC students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to BCC.
Transfer students can enroll in BCC during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to BCC?
Students who are admitted to BCC must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does BCC accept transfer credits?
BCC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. BCC accepts:
Does BCC accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
BCC accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to BCC?
BCC. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into BCC? BCC is a less selective institution. The BCC acceptance rate is 98%. This means that the institution accepts 97 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to BCC is Jun 1.
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 BCC is 17. Students with an ACT score of 19 and above have a good chance of getting into BCC. Students with an ACT score that falls between 15 and 19 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 15 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At BCC, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.11. 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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