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Bethel College - Mishawaka Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Bethel College - Mishawaka Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Bethel College - Mishawaka was awarded 7 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general business/commerce.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2021 analysis, Bethel College Indiana is ranked #850 out of 1,715 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Out of the 44 colleges in Indiana, Bethel College Indiana is ranked at #28.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Bethel College Indiana?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Bethel College - Mishawaka is 90%, which is higher than many other schools to which you may be applying. But don't think getting into Bethel College Indiana is a sure thing. The admissions staff is still going to review your application to see if you are a good fit for the school.

Average Test Scores

About 62% of students accepted to Bethel College Indiana submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 480 and 590. Math scores were between 470 and 570.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Bethel College - Mishawaka  ( 480 to 590 )
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SAT Math Scores for Bethel College - Mishawaka  ( 470 to 570 )
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Bethel College Indiana received ACT scores from 48% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 19 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for Bethel College - Mishawaka  ( 19 to 25 )
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Bethel College - Mishawaka Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Bethel College Indiana is an impressive 12 to 1. That's quite good when you compare it to the national average of 15 to 1. This is a good sign that students at the school will have more opportunities for one-on-one interactions with their professors.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Bethel College - Mishawaka is 99%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  99 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Bethel College - Mishawaka

Freshmen Retention Rate

Bethel College - Mishawaka has a freshmen retention rate of 79%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  79 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Bethel College Indiana the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 58%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  58 out of 100
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Good Overall Diversity at Bethel College Indiana

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,330 undergraduates at Bethel College Indiana with 1,044 being full-time and 286 being part-time.

Bethel College Indiana Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for Bethel College Indiana is 60.66 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  60.66 out of 100
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How Much Does Bethel College - Mishawaka Cost?

The overall average net price of Bethel College Indiana is $19,496. 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 Bethel College Indiana

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,920 $14,316 $20,867 $21,983 $22,793

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 Bethel College Indiana, 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 Bethel College Indiana, approximately 65% of students took out student loans averaging $7,500 a year. That adds up to $30,000 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Bethel College Indiana is 6.7%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Bethel College Indiana Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Bethel College Indiana with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $37,800 in their early years. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.

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Location of Bethel College - Mishawaka

Bethel College - Mishawaka is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Mishawaka, Indiana. Mishawaka is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of Bethel College - Mishawaka

Contact details for Bethel College Indiana are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1001 Bethel Circle, Mishawaka, IN 46545-5591
Phone: 574-807-7000
Website: www.betheluniversity.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Bethel.College
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BethelCollegeIN

Bethel College - Mishawaka Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 39 majors graduated from Bethel College - Mishawaka. Of these students, 352 received undergraduate degrees and 89 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
Nursing 45 $50,600
Business Administration & Management 38 NA
Interdisciplinary Studies 26 NA
Health & Physical Education 21 NA
Human Services 16 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 16 $33,900
Liberal Arts General Studies 14 $28,300
General Business/Commerce 13 $45,500
Teacher Education Subject Specific 13 NA
Pastoral Counseling & Specialized Ministries 12 NA

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Online Learning at Bethel College Indiana

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 467 students took at least one online class at Bethel College - Mishawaka. This is a decrease from the 483 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 467 233
2016-2017 483 196
2015-2016 477 177
2014-2015 413 162
2013-2014 366 131

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