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Address: 640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3012
Phone Number:
+1 386-481-2000

This educational site started in 1904 as an elementary school for girls.

This educational site started in 1904 as an elementary school for girls.

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beautiful school!!

I had to stop and see this famous African American college. Beautiful campus, clean road and friendly students. There was not game which I wanted to see or hear the known marching... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Hollywood, Florida
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159 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It seems to be in the bad part of town.. We stopped at the gas station right in front of BC.. thought i was back in compton CA.. Bad folks all round that area.. housing is run down dirty lots of homeless..

Thank fluakq
Hollywood, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I had to stop and see this famous African American college. Beautiful campus, clean road and friendly students. There was not game which I wanted to see or hear the known marching band. No charge

Thank lalocadr19
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62 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We rode around BCC around 11pm Friday. We witness the marching band leaving to perform (8 buses). seen students playing flag football on the practice field and everybody else was just sitting around picnic tables talking. I would think that a party should be going on somewhere but after a conversation saturday morning at the local business that sell fraternity... More 

Thank Michael J
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

this was my first time to be able to walk and tour this awesome university. the sites and the grounds were well kept and i was able to take pictures while touring

Thank lindalee816
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The school is historical and in a beautiful city. The grounds were well kept and the buildings were updated.

Thank Tanisha A
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We enjoyed riding through the campus looking at the different buildings. When asked for information, the students were very helpful. I was impressed by the appearance of the campus.

Thank Jan P
Homosassa, Florida
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207 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Bethune-Cookman University was founded in 1904. It offers an incredible education primarily for minority students. However, the student population is diverse with students from all 50 states and 20 countries. Bethune-Cookman takes its motto seriously which is "Enter to Learn - Depart to Serve" This is a distinction that shapes Bethune graduates for life!

1 Thank RippleManatee
Fords, New Jersey
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Reviewed 22 January 2015

First of all, finding a parking spot in the campus was bit of a hassle. I visited the Mary McLeod Bethune Foundation and home in the campus. It was amazing. Also visited parts of the campus like the library. The detailed campus tour can be taken from the Admissions office and is about 2 hours long. I did not take... More 

5 Thank kavithasrinivasan
Stockbridge, Georgia
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Reviewed 15 July 2013

The young lady that gave us the tour of the home was very knowledgeable on Ms. Cookman's life, home and artifacts. Very impressed with all of the original items in the home as well as all of the pictures.

4 Thank MsB063
Franklin, Virginia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 June 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed the campus and staff of Bethune-Cookman college - helpful, friendly, most accommodating to our group, even one counselor took chaperones on riding tour on golf cart!!

3 Thank teenleader

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