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Emmaus Bible College

Dubuque, IA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate99%
Acceptance Rate99%

About Emmaus Bible College

Emmaus Bible College is a 4-year private college located in Dubuque, Iowa. Emmaus offers double majors in both professional programs and biblical studies. At Emmaus, we purpose to prepare and equip students for the future career and for life as a Christ follower as well. At Emmaus, every student studies the Bible. Whether you are majoring in Bible and Theology or you are in one of our many professional programs, our Bible core prepares you for your career and your life as a Christian!

Emmaus Bible College Overview

Emmaus Bible College is a private, religious school in the small town setting of Dubuque, Iowa. Emmaus Bible College was founded in 1941 and enrolls 193 undergrads and no graduate students. Emmaus Bible College offers housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! August 1, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester. Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should hear from Emmaus Bible College by September 1.

Student Involvement at Emmaus Bible College

Are you interested in music or performing?

Emmaus Bible College does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Emmaus Bible College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Emmaus Bible College on the Student Life page.

2022 Emmaus Bible College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 99%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Average GPA 3.6
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 21%
Tuition $19,800

Is Emmaus Bible College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better view of what Emmaus Bible College offers and if the college might be the right college for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Emmaus Bible College

It is not competitive to get into Emmaus Bible College. The acceptance rate at Emmaus Bible College is 99%. Out of 106 applications received in 2022, 105 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Emmaus Bible College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 57% of students who start at Emmaus Bible College come back the next year. Emmaus Bible Collegehas a six year graduation rate of 42 for undergrads. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook Emmaus Bible College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Emmaus Bible College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Emmaus Bible College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Emmaus Bible College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Emmaus Bible College.

Based on this information, is Emmaus Bible College the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Emmaus Bible College a good school for you?

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Where is Emmaus Bible College Located?

Emmaus Bible College is located in the small town setting of Dubuque, Iowa.

If you would like to see Emmaus Bible College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 20 to Dubuque, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Dubuque Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Emmaus Bible College and Dubuque are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2570 Asbury Road Dubuque, IA 52001-3097

Campus Setting: Small Town

Emmaus Bible College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Emmaus Bible College is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Emmaus Bible College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Emmaus Bible College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

Good

18 to 26

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Emmaus Bible College is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Emmaus Bible College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Emmaus Bible College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1110 - 1250

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Math SAT Range

530 - 580

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Reading SAT Range

570 - 660

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1250 and Above

Good

1110 to 1250

Avg

1110 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Emmaus Bible College students is 1110. Applicants with SAT scores of 1250 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Emmaus Bible College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1110 to 1250 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1110 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Emmaus Bible College.

Emmaus Bible College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$28,700

In State

$28,700

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$19,250
$19,250
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
$8,850
$8,850
Books
$600
$600

Student Life

Wondering what life at Emmaus Bible College is like? There are approximately 193 students enrolled at Emmaus Bible College. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 42% percent are from IA and 58% percent of students are from other states.

83%

Full Time

17%

Part Time

42%

In State

58%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

193

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

99%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$19,250

Out-of-State

$19,250

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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