Bethune-Cookman University Rankings

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In the World#3697 of 14178
In North America#1058 of 2629
In the United States#985 of 2528
In Florida#31 of 111
In Daytona Beach#2 of 4

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
84%
Average SAT
925
Average ACT
17
Avg. cost to attend
$16,515 /y
Aid receiving
97%
Undergraduates
2,778
Graduates
123
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Bethune-Cookman University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate84%83%85%
Applicants7,0812,0974,984
Admissions5,9521,7344,218
Freshmen enrolled full time559219340
Freshmen enrolled part time11

2,797 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

104 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
480 or 86%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 840
or below

75% of them
had 1010
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Bethune-Cookman University are 840-1010 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
274 or 49%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 15
or below

75% of them
had 18
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Bethune-Cookman University are 15-18 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
College-preparatory program Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Considered but not required
Recommendations Considered but not required
Secondary school record Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American2282 (79%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown287 (10%)
Hispanic124 (4%)
Nonresident Alien96 (3%)
Two or more races77 (3%)
White28 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$16,515/year
Average aid awarded
$12,103
Students receiving aid
97%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,626
$30-48K$16,877
$48-75K$19,866
$75-110K$22,877
$110K+$21,923

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$13,844$13,500
Tuition in-state$13,844$13,500
Tuition out-of-state$13,844$13,500
Fee in-district$970$600
Fee in-state$970$600
Fee out-of-state$970$600

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,653
Combined charge for room and board$9,462
Room charge$6,962
Meal charge$2,500

Bethune-Cookman University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Psychology, General79
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies70
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other626
Business Administration and Management, General47
Mass Communication & Media Studies36
Kinesiology and Exercise Science30
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other24
Biology & Biological Sciences, General20
Information Science & Studies17
Gerontology15
Organizational Behavior Studies13
Accounting12
Sociology9
Speech Communication and Rhetoric8
Hotel & Motel Administration & Management7
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse7
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities15
English Language and Literature, General5
Music Teacher Education5
Elementary Education and Teaching5
Finance, General5
Political Science and Government, General4
History, General4
Music, General4
Music Technology4
Mathematics, General4
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other3
International Relations and Affairs3
Chemistry, General3
Public Health, General3
Management Information Systems, General2
Computer Science2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2
Biology Teacher Education1
Computer Engineering, General1
Grand Total47751
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate33%27%37%
  • Full-time retention rate - 54%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
274
Citations
2,646

Publication count by topic

Biology
51
Chemistry
44
Computer science
36
Economics
22
Medicine
16
Psychology
15
Engineering
14
Mathematics
13
Sociology
12
Environmental science
10
Business
10
Political science
8
Geography
3
Art
2
Philosophy
2
History
1
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology1517750
Economics2851167
Philosophy30091
Environmental science3320161
Mathematics3462270
Political science385913
Biology4077421
Engineering413869
Chemistry4149350
Psychology4248140
Computer science4426147
Business463218
Medicine513268
Geography51714
Materials science539510

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199047
199135
199242
1993315
199451
1995810
199634
1997312
1998621
1999615
2000226
2001029
2002626
2003738
2004544
2005257
2006647
2007165
2008390
2009774
2010969
201113105
201213109
201319136
201415223
201516207
201620212
201718210
201814215
201910229
20208230

General info

Alternative namesBCC
B-CU
Bethune-Cookman
B-CC
Bethune-Cookman College
Cookman
Bethune
Founded1904
WikipediaBethune–Cookman University
MottoEnter to learn, depart to serve
Colorsmaroon, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff453
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd
Daytona Beach, Florida, 32114-3099
United States
City population61,000
Phone3864812000
Fax+1 (386) 481 2010

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