665
Students
Financial aid thermometer
22,887
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
58
58%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Bethany College is a 4-year institution located in Lindsborg, KS, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 335 East Swensson Avenue
Lindsborg, KS  67456-1895
United States
Contact Katie Laier
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
Email: admissions@bethanylb.edu
Phone: 785-227-3311
Fax: 785-227-8993

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,139
Applied
670
Accepted
665
Enrolled
59%
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Female Admissions

464
Females Applied
282
Females Accepted
61%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

675
Males Applied
388
Males Accepted
57%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.2
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 17 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

26,960
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Fees

890
Full-time student fees
11,415
Room & board
6,615
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

22,887
Avg. Financial Aid Package
22,204
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
13,450
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
7,529
Avg. Loan Aid
4,800
Avg. Grant Aid
6,935
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
91%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
40%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

665
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
45%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.28%
Black or African American 11.58%
White or Caucasian 64.81%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.75%
Asian 1.35%
Two or more races 3.76%
Other 0.3%

Gender

Male (59.55%)
Female (40.45%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 67%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Handel's Messiah by the Bethany Oratorio Society, Homecoming Events/Talent Show and Midnight Movie and Bowling

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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Most popular organizations:
Student Activities Board (SAB), Alpha Theta Chi, Alpha Sigma Nu, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and Bethany Youth Ministries Team

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
night patrols by security personnel

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis No No No
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
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Wrestling No No No

Faculty

74
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 39
Part-time - 35
Male - 39
Female - 35