GED Holders

Bethune-Cookman University seeks to enroll students with the potential and desire to further their intellectual, spiritual and social development.  Each applicant is evaluated individually based on their academic performance at all previous colleges and/or universities attended as well as high school(s).  The University also considers the applicant’s character and demonstrated interest in obtaining college education.

Definition of a GED Holder

A student is considered a GED Holder is s/he has taken and passed the GED.

Disclosure Statement: The student must disclose all institutions attended. Failure to disclose all institutions previously attended will constitute falsification of information and will result in denial of the student's application.

Admission Criteria:

To be considered for admission to Bethune-Cookman University, students must have satisfactorily completed the GED. 

GED applicants are required to submit their official GED certificate which includes the test scores earned.

GED holders are not required to take the ACT or SAT however, the accepted student must take the Compass Exam at Bethune-Cookman University prior to enrolling in classes.

Application Procedures

All students applying to B-CU must submit the following credentials:

  • A completed application for admission.
  • Official copy of the GED 
  • Apply for financial aid at fafsa.ed.gov.

Upon acceptance, submit the following:

  • $300.00 Enrollment Fee by logging into the Wildcat web portal and pay the fee through the payment portal, calling the Cashier's Office at 386-481-2292 or by mailing it to the Cashier's Office at the University's address. 
  • Submit your health records to the Health Services office.