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Bethune-Cookman University Scholarships

640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd Tuition In/Out-State: $14,410 / $14,410 Total Fall Enrollment: 3,577
Daytona Beach , FL 32114-3099 Books and Supplies: $1,000 Applicants Admitted: 67%
(386) 481-2000 On-campus Room and Board: $8,548 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 99% Undergraduate Application Fee: $25 Receiving Institutional Aid: 51% , $5,626 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Bethune-Cookman University General Information

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    Address 640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3099
    Phone Number (386) 481-2000
    Web Address
    Mission Statement The mission is to serve in the Christian tradition the educational social, and cultural needs of its students—traditional and nontraditional—and to develop in them the desire and capacity for continuous intellectual and professional growth, leadership and service to others. Institutional priorities in the mission of the University are teaching, research, community service and commitment to moral and personal values.
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation United Methodist
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Small city
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Bethune-Cookman University Size

    Total enrollment 3,577
    Enrolled full time 3,433
    Enrolled part time 144

    Bethune-Cookman University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 1,336
    Women enrolled full time 2,097
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 2%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 0%
  • Bethune-Cookman University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $25
    Applied 4,707
    Admitted 3,152
    Enrolled 896
    Admitted % 67%

    Bethune-Cookman University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Bethune-Cookman University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 63%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 370
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 450
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 360
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 450
    Students submitting ACT 73%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 16
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 19
  • Bethune-Cookman University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $14,410
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $14,410
    Books and Supplies $1,000
    On-campus room and board $8,548
    Off-campus room and board $9,000

    Bethune-Cookman University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 99%
    Receiving Federal Grants 83% , $5,101 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 51% , $5,626 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 95% , $6,587 on average
  • Bethune-Cookman University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 22 0
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Bachelor Master
    Accounting 16 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 60 0
    Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 12 0
    International Business/Trade/Commerce 6 0
    Organizational Behavior Studies 0 17
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Bachelor Master
    Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 6 0
    Mass Communication/Media Studies 52 0
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor Master
    Computer Science 3 0
    Information Science/Studies 3 0
    Education Bachelor Master
    Biology Teacher Education 0 0
    Business Teacher Education 0 0
    Chemistry Teacher Education 0 0
    Education, General 32 0
    Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities 0 0
    Elementary Education and Teaching 11 0
    English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0 0
    Music Teacher Education 10 0
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 3 0
    Social Studies Teacher Education 0 0
    Engineering Bachelor Master
    Computer Engineering, General 2 0
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 6 0
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Bachelor Master
    Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 1 0
    Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 89 0
    History Bachelor Master
    History, General 8 0
    Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 1 0
    Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor Master
    Gerontology 8 0
    Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Bachelor Master
    Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 14 0
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor Master
    Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 1 0
    Physical Sciences Bachelor Master
    Chemistry, General 2 0
    Psychology Bachelor Master
    Psychology, General 35 0
    Security and Protective Services Bachelor Master
    Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 36 0
    Social Sciences Bachelor Master
    International Relations and Affairs 2 0
    Political Science and Government, General 5 0
    Sociology 18 0
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor Master
    Music Technology 12 0
  • Bethune-Cookman University Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline June 30
    Fall application deadline May 30
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due July 30
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by -
    Student must reply to acceptance by -
    Deadline for housing deposit August 15

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline April 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
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    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline June 30
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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The Excelsior Scholarship is offered to students who will complete high school in the spring.  The award covers the cost of full-time tuition not covered by federal and state financial aid and other non-institutional scholarships.  Students must earn and maintain a 3.4 cumulative grade point average to renew scholarship.   Awards may be renewed for a maximum of 8 semesters of study. Maximum Value $10,000. Academic Criteria: see chart on website.
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