Bethel University

Acceptance Rate 87 %
SAT Average 1,189
Tuition & Fees $39,030
Student Population 3,814
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $21,169

Academic Overview

Bethel University Campus, Saint Paul, MN
Bethel University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Saint Paul, Minnesota. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $39,030 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,814 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 87% and the graduation rate is 74% last year.
The salary after graduation from Bethel University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $52,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Bethel University are $39,030. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,700 on average.
Bethel University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Bethel. The acceptance rate of Bethel is 87% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 31%. The average graduation rate is 74% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $21,169 and 88% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,814 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Bethel University is 87 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Bethel University is 74 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Bethel University is 85 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Bethel University is 3,814
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bethel University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,169 at Bethel University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Bethel offers 96 major programs through online and on-site education where 36 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate22
Associate's Degree22
Bachelor's Degree618
Post Bachelor's Degree86
Master's Degree1712
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship33
Doctor's degree - professional practice33

Special Learning Opportunities

Bethel University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,858)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,690)

Veterans Benefits

Bethel University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges