4,239
Students
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
61
61%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Bethel University is a Comprehensive institution located in McKenzie, TN, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 325 Cherry Avenue
McKenzie, TN  38201
United States
Contact Tina Hodges
Admissions Coordinator
Email: hodgest@bethelu.edu
Phone: 731-352-4030
Fax: 731-352-4069

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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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering 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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,573
Applied
969
Accepted
4,239
Enrolled
62%
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Female Admissions

798
Females Applied
466
Females Accepted
58%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

775
Males Applied
503
Males Accepted
65%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.05
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 Interview

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
SAT Critical Reading 430 490
SAT Math 460 550
ACT Composite 20 16 21

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

15,292
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Fees

1,260
Full-time student fees
9,198
Room & board
5,814
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

11,018
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package

Student Body

4,239
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
9%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.2%
Black or African American 49.93%
White or Caucasian 75.78%
Asian 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.17%
Two or more races 0.83%
Other 12.08%

Gender

Male (44.49%)
Female (55.51%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 29%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Convocation, School-Wide Dances and Homecoming

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Campus Crusade for Christ, STEA (Education), Student Government Association, Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) and Arete

Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Riflery No Checkmark Checkmark
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Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
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Faculty

325
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 184
Part-time - 141
Male - 163
Female - 162