HomeBethel University
B

Bethel University

credit: source/license

B-

Rating

Private

Type

4,639

Students

$38,300

Tuition

79%

Acceptance

#611

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Saint Paul, MN

3900 Bethel Dr, Saint Paul, MN 55112

Bethel University is a small private institution located in Saint Paul, MN ranked 15th in Minnesota. It has a total of 2,941 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 78.52% acceptance rate. Bethel University offers 96 different majors and is best known for its Pastoral Counseling, Spanish Language Teacher Education, and Teaching English as a Second Language programs (nationally ranked 5th, 5th, and 8th respectively). With an annual tuition of $38,300 per year, Bethel University is rather expensive. 56.69% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, employment. Open graduating, alumni go on to bring in more or less $47,300 per year, which is 14% over the national median.
Rankings

Rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

See All Rankings

Cost

$38,460
Above Average

Bethel University

$38,460

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$53,200

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$31,673

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

79%Acceptance
Less Selective

Bethel University

79%

National

69%
Sat

1030 - 1290

7% of students submit

Admissions Yield

31%

ACT

21 - 27

94% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$0

Students

2,941Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

98%

Part-Time

2%
Male

37%

In-state

83%

Female

63%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

14%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
17% Business Administration and Management, General11% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse5% Communication, General67% Others

17% Business Administration and Management, General

11% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

5% Communication, General

67% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

17%

198 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

11%

122 Graduates

Communication, General

5%

59 Graduates

Organizational Behavior Studies

4%

49 Graduates

Elementary Education and Teaching

4%

44 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

4%

40 Graduates

Psychology, General

4%

40 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching, General

3%

37 Graduates

Academics

C
Professors
StudentsProfessors11:111:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

11

Number of Library Books

191,618

Academic Spend per Student

$9,211

Full-time Retention Rate

85%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$41,100/Year

Bethel University

$41,100

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$41,100

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$47,300

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

56%