Bethune-Cookman University: Ranking & Review

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Bethune-Cookman University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,1431,5862,557

1,701 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

314 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Bethune-Cookman University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Bethune-Cookman University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$29,172$29,172
Off-campus$32,660$32,660
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,912 and other expenses per full academic year.

Bethune-Cookman University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 3,000 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$13,440$13,440
Fees for full-time undergraduates$970$970
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$560$560
Tuition for Full-time graduates$13,500$13,500
Fees for full-time graduates$650$650
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$750$750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities104104
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8317100
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service66571
Psychology531265
Social Sciences3232
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies3232
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3030
Health Professions and Related Programs25429
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2020
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1818
Education12618
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services88
Engineering55
Visual and Performing Arts33
Philosophy and Religious Studies22
Mathematics and Statistics22
History11
Physical Sciences11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
English Language and Literature & Letters
Grand Total49844542

A total of 498 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Bethune-Cookman University.

At the master's level 44 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate37%32%40%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

General info

Alternative namesBCC
B-CU
Bethune-Cookman
B-CC
Bethune-Cookman College
Cookman
Bethune
Founded1904
MottoEnter to learn, depart to serve
Religious affiliationUnited Methodist
Colorsmaroon, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff701
Instructional FTE247
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitecookman.edu
Address640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd
Daytona Beach, Florida, 32114-3099
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population61,000
Phone3864812000
Fax+1 (386) 481 2010

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