Bethel University

Bethel Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the Bethel student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. The results of the Bethel University 2021 diversity report are below.

Bethel Student Population

How Many Students Attend Bethel University?

Bethel total enrollment is approximately 3,119 students.

1,638 are undergraduates and 593 are graduate students.

Bethel Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Bethel undergraduate population is made up of 47% women, and 53% men.

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Bethel Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 820
Black or African American 462
Multi-Ethnic 188
International 89
Hispanic 36
Unknown 31
Asian 5
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Bethel Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 65% of full-time grad students are women, and 35% men.

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Bethel Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 329
Black or African American 217
Multi-Ethnic 18
Hispanic 10
Asian 8
Unknown 8
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
International 0

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Bethel achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #717 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  717 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  79.62 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does Bethel Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Bethel overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

44% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Bethel is ranked 1,867 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1867 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  50.75 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at Bethel is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

Bethel Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,615
Black or African American 1,045
Multi-Ethnic 224
International 91
Hispanic 68
Unknown 45
Asian 17
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Bethel University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 626
Black or African American 93
Asian 3
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Bethel ranks 504 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  504 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  86.72 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,659 female students and 1,460 male students at Bethel.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Bethel is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  82.95 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 429 female teachers and 304 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

14.53% Out of State
0.25% Out of the Country

Bethel ranks 1,179 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

14.53% of Bethel students come from out of state, and 0.25% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  45 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 19 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Tennessee 338
Georgia 8
Kentucky 7
Florida 7
Alabama 6

International Students at Bethel

Students from 26 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from United Kingdom, Brazil, and Canada.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
21.99% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  95.40 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Bethel, 21.99% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 1,960
25-29 796
18-19 792
30-34 735
20-21 479
22-24 447
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*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.

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