Bethel University Nursing Programs
Bethel University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in McKenzie, Tennessee. The location of Bethel is a good match for students who are interested in living in a college town while they pursue their degree.
Bethel University Rankings
Bethel is ranked #4 out of 47 schools in Tennessee.
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Bethel.
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Where Is Bethel University?
Contact details for Bethel are given below.
|Address:||325 Cherry Ave, McKenzie, TN 38201|
How Do I Get Into Bethel?
You can apply to Bethel online at: https://www.bethelu.edu/apply
Admission Requirements for Bethel
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||required|
|High School Transcript||neither required nor recommended|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Bethel?
Approximately 48% of accepted students are men and 52% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 95%, and the acceptance rate for women is 93%.
Average Test Scores
About 5% of students accepted to Bethel submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 430 and 490. Math scores were between 460 and 550.
Can I Afford Bethel University?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Bethel, approximately 84% of students took out student loans averaging $5,730 a year. That adds up to $22,920 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Bethel is 11.2%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.
Bethel University Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 761 graduate students at the school.
Of the 1,638 full-time undergraduates at Bethel, 53% are male and 47% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Bethel University students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||462|
|Hispanic or Latino||36|
Tennessee students aren't the only ones who study at Bethel University. At this time, 20 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 26 countries are represented at Bethel. The most popular countries sending students to the school are United Kingdom, Brazil, and Canada.
Online Learning at Bethel University
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Bethel has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 17th most popular in Tennessee for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Bethel
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Bethel University was -7.4%. This is the #1,777 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Bethel regardless of major.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Bethel ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Bethel.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Bethel University Nursing Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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