Bethany Lutheran College (BLC)
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Bethany Lutheran College can be found in Mankato, MN, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. BLC has only around 610 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.
Most of the students admitted to BLC have scored between 20 - 26 on the ACT. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the BLC average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.38. 75% of all those students that apply are accepted to BLC, from which 37% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at blc.edu.
Overall BLC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Bethany Lutheran College was reported as 74.6% in Fall 2013 with over 531 applications submitted to BLC. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- BLC ACT Scores: 20 - 26
- BLC Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.38
How Hard Is It to Get into Bethany Lutheran College?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Bethany Lutheran College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2016 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2016-2017 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for BLC has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 82.5%
- 2010-2011: 83.4%
- 2011-2012: 84.3%
- 2012-2013: 78.0%
- 2013-2014: 74.6%
- Projected BLC Acceptance Rate 2016-2017: 78.8%
How Does BLC Compare?
The acceptance rate for Bethany Lutheran College is thirty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Martin Luther College||96.2%|
|Minneapolis College of Art and Design||59.0%|
|University of Minnesota-Rochester||54.2%|
|Dakota Wesleyan University||70.2%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- School Records are Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to BLC (Fall 2013)
|English||19 - 25|
|Math||19 - 26|
|Composite Score||20 - 26|