Bethune-Cookman University

Acceptance Rate 84 %
SAT Average 925
Tuition & Fees $14,794
Student Population 3,773
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,662

Academic Overview

Bethune-Cookman University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Daytona Beach, Florida. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $14,794 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,773 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 84% and the graduation rate is 33% last year.
The salary after graduation from Bethune-Cookman University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $32,300. 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 Bethune-Cookman University are $14,794. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $14,100 on average.
Bethune-Cookman University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at B CU. The acceptance rate of B CU is 84% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 9%. The average graduation rate is 33% and the transfer-out rate is 18%. The average received amount of financial aid is $11,662 and 91% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,773 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Bethune-Cookman University is 84 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Bethune-Cookman University is 33 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Bethune-Cookman University is 18 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Bethune-Cookman University is 65 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Bethune-Cookman University is 3,773
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bethune-Cookman University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,662 at Bethune-Cookman University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

B CU offers 47 major programs through online and on-site education where 11 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
Bachelor's Degree407
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree64

Special Learning Opportunities

Bethune-Cookman 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:2,800)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,500)

Veterans Benefits

Bethune-Cookman 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