Overview

Applicants
833
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average HS GPA
3.38

GPA Breakdown

25%
Over 3.75
25%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
20%
2.50 - 2.99
4%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Reading
380 - 435
SAT Math
425 - 475
ACT Composite
19 - 25

Deadlines


Regular
August 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores
Non-Academic

Level of applicant's interest

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
10:1
Total Faculty
62
with Terminal Degree
30

36
Women
26
Men
3
Minority
2
International

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
74%
Graduate in 5 years
94%
Graduate in 6 years
100%


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Alumni Network
Classes
Interest Inventory
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


Duane Goossen
Director, Division of the Budget, State of Kansas

Daniel Hege
Music Director/Conductor, Wichita Syphony Orch & Syracuse Symphony Orch

Lawrence Hart
Executive Director, Cheyenne Cultural Center and Cheyenne Peace Chief

Curtis Goering
Senior Deputy Director, Amnesty International USA

Dr Gordon Kaufman
Harvard University theologian, professor, author

Dr James Harder
President, Bluffton University

Stanley Senner
Executive Director, Audubon Alaska

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Feb 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$4,910

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$4,859

Average Need-Based Loan
$7,969

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$24,132

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
82%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$14,529

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$23,500
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$900

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$5,000
Transportation for Commuters
$900

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Nursing Scholarships
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
483
Out of State
38%

International
2%
Foreign Countries Represented
13

Demographics

15.01%
African-American
9.94%
Hispanic
72.09%
Caucasian
2.11%
International

51% female
49% male
38% are out of state
97% are full time
3% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
71%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
98%

Campus Environment
Village
Fire safety rating
72

Housing Options

Dorms Coed
International Student

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
50
Number of Honor Societies
0

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
2

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Threshers)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Threshers)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
25

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
3

Average Number of PC's per Lab
14

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
80%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Jane Schmidt
Enrollment Activities Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
300 E 27th St
North Newton, KS 67117

Phone
316-283-2500

Email
jschmidt@bethelks.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Student Center
Krehbiel Science Center
Athletic Complex
The Green
Warkentine Court

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Mokas Coffee and Internet Cafe
Charlies (24 hour restaurant)
Druber's (donut shop)
Wichita shopping malls
Rebas (restaurant)

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
MTWRF
8-5
316-283-2500

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
as needed

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
jschmidt@bethelks.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxi, Train, Wichita Mid-Continent Airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
From intersection of K-15 hwy and US 135 exit 34, south approximately .5 mile to 27th Street, then east .1 mile.

Local Accommodations
Best Western Red Coach Inn, Days Inn, 1st Interstate Inn, Super 8 Motel, Newell Motel and Truck Plaza, Harrison House Bed and Breakfast, Old Parsonage Bed and Breakfast
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Key Stats

833
Applicants
483
Size
49%
Acceptance Rate
860
SAT Scores

Rankings & Lists