Bethany College Kansas

Bethany College Kansas Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Bethany College Kansas Ranked?

2023 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Bethany College Kansas was awarded 65 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general biology.

Overall Quality

Bethany College Kansas also holds the #37 spot on the Best Colleges in Kansas ranking.

Bethany College Kansas was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Bethany College Kansas?

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Bethany College Kansas you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 68%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

Bethany College Kansas received ACT scores from 100% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 17 and 22.

ACT Composite Scores for Bethany College Kansas  ( 17 to 22 )

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Bethany College Kansas Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Bethany College Kansas, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Bethany College Kansas is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Bethany College Kansas

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Bethany College Kansas this rate is 50%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  50 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Bethany College Kansas is 15%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  15 out of 100

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Bethany College Kansas Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 790 undergraduates at Bethany College Kansas with 737 being full-time and 53 being part-time.

How Much Does Bethany College Kansas Cost?

The overall average net price of Bethany College Kansas is $25,548. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Bethany College Kansas

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$23,610 $18,601 $24,864 $28,540 $30,798

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Bethany College Kansas, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Bethany College Kansas, approximately 94% of students took out student loans averaging $5,598 a year. That adds up to $22,392 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Bethany College Kansas is 13.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Bethany College Kansas Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Bethany College Kansas with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $41,604 in their early years. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.


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Location of Bethany College Kansas

Located in Lindsborg, Kansas, Bethany College Kansas is a private not-for-profit institution. Lindsborg is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

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Contact details for Bethany College Kansas are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 335 E Swensson St, Lindsborg, KS 67456-1897
Phone: 785-227-3380

Bethany College Kansas Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 33 majors graduated from Bethany College Kansas. Of these students, 220 received undergraduate degrees and 14 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Design & Applied Arts 89 NA
Health & Physical Education 29 $19,090
General Biology 22 $30,319
Other Business, Management & Marketing 13 $24,708
Teacher Education Subject Specific 9 NA
Finance & Financial Management 8 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 8 NA
Marketing 6 NA
Business Administration & Management 6 NA
Accounting 6 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Bethany College Kansas along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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