Tuition & Fees

$26,830

$26,830

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

43%

57%

male

female

1
9

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

80%

acceptance rate

Accepted 264
Declined + 64
Total Received 328
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Private (nonprofit)

587

undergraduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Communication
  3. Biology
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Codes

SAT 6035
ACT 2086

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

30-36
15%
24-29
31%
18-23
42%
12-17
12%
30-36
4%
24-29
42%
18-23
35%
12-17
19%
30-36
7%
24-29
40%
18-23
48%
12-17
5%
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School Facts

Bethany Lutheran College, founded in 1927, is a private, residential, Christian, coeducational, liberal arts college; owned and operated by the Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Its 50-acre campus is located in Mankato, MN.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 587
Established in 1927
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Lutheran
Accredited by •  NCACS (North Central Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Mankato, MN

50-acre campus in Mankato (population: 40,411). Served by air and bus; major airport and train serve Minneapolis-St. Paul (80 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

Bethany Lutheran College
700 Luther Drive
Mankato, MN 56001

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
69%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
92%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
9%
Top 1/4
40%
Top 1/2
68%
Bottom 1/2
32%
Bottom 1/4
10%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

30-36
15%
24-29
31%
18-23
42%
12-17
12%
30-36
4%
24-29
42%
18-23
35%
12-17
19%
30-36
7%
24-29
40%
18-23
48%
12-17
5%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline July 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

80%

acceptance rate

Accepted 264
Declined + 64
Total Received 328

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
Work Experience

Not Considered

Class rank
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Daniel Tomhave
Vice President of Admissions/Enrollment Management
P: 800 944-3066
F: 507 344-7376
admissions@blc.edu

Cost

Tuition $26,280
Room $3,760
Board $4,280
Additional fees $550
Books & supplies $800
Total $35,670
Average Financial Aid - $20,972
Total with Avg. Aid $14,698

Financial Aid

84%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$20,972

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $755,133
State $889,152
Institutional $4,064,435
Other external $89,404
Total $5,798,124

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $5,952
Institutional $788,437
Other external $33,071
Total $827,460

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference
Mascot
Vikings
School colors
red and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
American Studies
Biochemistry
Biology
Broad Field Social Studies
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication
Education
Engineering Sciences
English
Exercise Science
Graphic Design
History
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts
Mathematics
Media Arts
Music
Nursing
Psychology
Religion
Sociology
Studio Art
Theatre
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Undergraduate

100%

587
students

Female
57%
333

Male
43%
254

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

87%

514
students

Female
58%
294

Male
42%
220

undergraduatePart-time

13%

73
students

Female
54%
39

Male
46%
34

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
2%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
74%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

80%

Transfer applicants accepted

64%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

65

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

33

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math

Career placement services

  • Interview training
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Special housing
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 15
Countries most often represented China
Congo
Ethiopia
South Korea
Venezuela
The Ukraine
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Nicholas Cook
International Recruiter
507 344-7752
nicholas.cook@blc.edu

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