Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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Bethel University (St. Paul, MN)


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Bethel University is ranked 70 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Private Colleges and is ranked 224 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 4%
Applicants who took ACT 96%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+NA
600-699NA
600+NA

SAT Math Score

700+NA
600-699NA
600+NA

ACT Score

30-3612%
24-2946%
24+58%

Students applied1,798
Students admitted1,481
Admission rate82%

Students per faculty11

4-year graduation rate66%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$36,060
Fees$150
Room and board$10,340
Estimated book expense$1,214
Total cost$47,764

Cost after need-based aid$26,745
Cost after non-need-based aid$35,532

Average debt at graduation$36,132

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$45,100

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met81%
Average need-based aid$21,019
Average non-need-based aid$12,232

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment2,965

Full-Time

Men961
Women1,493

Part-Time

Men171
Women340

Freshmen retained88%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Databases (© 2018 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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