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Bethany University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Bethany University

Website: http://www.bethany.edu
Address: 800 Bethany Dr , Scotts Valley , California - 95066-2898
Phone: (831) 438-3800
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's
Campus setting
Midsize Suburb
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Assemblies of God Church
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare Yes
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $35
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
307
104
203
Percent admitted
70%
63%
73%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
51%
62%
46%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
430
510
SAT Math
390
510
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
17
21
ACT English
18
21
ACT Math
16
20
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $17,600
Out-of-state tuition $17,600
Books and supplies $1,566
On-campus room and board $7,126
On-campus other expenses $2,970
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
91%
-
Federal grant aid
21%
$3,665
State or local grant aid
14%
$7,388
Institutional grant aid
78%
-
Loan aid
66%
$7,253
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
516
38%
62%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 427
Estimated graduates enrolled 80
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 35%
Men 34%
Women 36%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 12%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 19%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 23%

Contact Information

Address: 800 Bethany Drive, Scotts Valley, CA
Phone Number: (831) 438-3800

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $16,215 $17,300 $18,300 $18,250 -0.3%
Books and supplies $1,000 $1,050 $1,050 $1,200 14.3%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,750 $6,760 $7,050 $7,450 5.7%
Other $1,950 $1,950 $1,950 $1,950 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $25,915 $27,060 $28,350 $28,850 1.8%

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Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $35
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 316 131 185
Percent admitted 45% 38% 50%
Percent admitted who enrolled 55% 72% 46%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 49 66%
ACT 25 34%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 440 510
SAT Math 400 500
ACT Composite 16 21
ACT English 11 21
ACT Math 16 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities 1/31/1966 -   Accredited