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Bethel College - North Newton

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Acceptance Rate
Admissions Selectivity
Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Student Median Household Income
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Overview
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Acceptance Rate

55.8%

Acceptance Rate by Gender

Percent of Applicants

Tuition & Fees

$27,720

Average Salary in 10 Years

$45,600
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Bethel College - North Newton

Bethel College - North Newton is located in North Newton, Kansas. It is a small private not-for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 503 undergraduate students enrolled and admission is somewhat competitive with an acceptance rate of 55.8%.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Education, Education, and Biological and Biomedical Sciences. 42% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $36,600.

About
🗺 300 E. 27th Street
North Newton, Kansas 67117
🌐 www.bethelks.edu
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Admissions
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Bethel College - North Newton has around 886 applicants.

Of the students admitted, 25% decide to enroll at Bethel College - North Newton. This is the admissions yield. A higher admisssions yield means students want to attend the school. A lower one means that they decided to attend another school.

Out of the 886 applicants 64% are men and 36% are women. This means that for every 100 male applicants, there are 57 women, or for every 100 female applicants, there are 177 men.

Bethel College - North Newton's acceptance rate is 55.8%. The acceptance rate for men is 55.5% and the acceptance rate for women is 55.9%.

Applicants
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Who applies to Bethel College - North Newton?

Number of Applicants

886

Number of Applicants per Spot

7
per spot

Male Applicants

64%

Female Applicants

36%
Acceptance Rate
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Getting into Bethel College - North Newton

Bethel College - North Newton Acceptance Rate

55.8%

Getting in

Somewhat Selective

Male Acceptance Rate

55.5%

Female Acceptance Rate

55.9%
School Popularity
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Do Students Want to Go to Bethel College - North Newton?

Bethel College - North Newton Admissions Yield

25%
of accepted students choose to go to Bethel College - North Newton

Male Admissions Yield

20%

Female Admissions Yield

34%
Application
Admission Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Required
High School Record Required
Complete High School Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
College Requirements
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Graduation Rate

42%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

31%

Women Graduation Rate

53%

Undergrad Graduation Rate

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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Can you afford to attend Bethel College - North Newton?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$22,038
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$27,720
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$36,990
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$36,990
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

Median Student Debt

$22,919
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

How much will you pay each month?

$244
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Bethel College - North Newton would expect to pay over 10 years.

Will you be able to pay off your debt?

1%
of students are able to pay down debt 3 years after graduation
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Bethel College - North Newton Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

94%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

72%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Bethel College - North Newton you can visit www.bethelks.edu/admissions/financial-aid-scholarships-tuition/.

Bethel College - North Newton Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $36,990
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $36,990
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from Bethel College - North Newton?

Bethel College - North Newton students, on average, make $45,600 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 6% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Bethel College - North Newton

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Bethel College - North Newton. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

5.7%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Bethel College - North Newton.

Median Earnings of Students from Bethel College - North Newton

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bethel College - North Newton.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Bethel College - North Newton

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bethel College - North Newton.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Bethel College - North Newton

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bethel College - North Newton.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Bethel College - North Newton

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bethel College - North Newton.
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Bethel College - North Newton? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

1.2x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Bethel College - North Newton. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Bethel College - North Newton. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

1.1x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Bethel College - North Newton. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Bethel College - North Newton. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

10
students per faculty

Average Professional Salary

$58,727
for full-time professors
Salary Group: Medium-Low
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Bethel College - North Newton?

No
Highest degree: Bachelor's degree
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

503

Total Students

503
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

4%

Students over 25

9%

Student Median Household Income

$58,345
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017) Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

53%
of undergraduates

Men

47%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Slightly More Women

Bethel College - North Newton has slightly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 89 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 113 women.

International Students

1%
of undergraduates

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Bethel College - North Newton

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Where are Students from?

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Bethel College - North Newton study?

Bethel College - North Newton Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Bethel College - North Newton are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  3. Education
  4. Education
  5. Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Approximately 73% of students choose to study one of these majors.
Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Bethel College - North Newton?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

61%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Bethel College - North Newton has a retention rate of 61% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

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Undergraduate Transfers

93
18% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Medium

Bethel College - North Newton has around 93 students who transfer into the school each year. This is a medium rate at approximately 18% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Bethel College - North Newton as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in North Newton, Kansas
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

111
in 2017
Source: FBI
Politics in Kansas
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, Kansas tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 36% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 56% voted for the Republican party, and 5% voted for neither.