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Benedictine College

Atchison, KS

Benedictine is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. It is the product of the 1971 merger of St. Benedict's Abbey (founded in 1859) and St. Scholastica's Academy (founded in 1924); coeducation was adopted in 1971. Its two campuses of 200 acres are located a mile and a half apart, in a residential area of Atchison, 60 miles from Kansas City. Campus architecture includes Tudor-Gothic and modern styles.

Web Sitewww.benedictine.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students2,133
   Women1,174 (55.0%)
   Men959 (45.0%)
Graduate Students56

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyMinimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate99% of 2,355 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineRolling
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.55
SAT Math490-630 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading513-660 range of middle 50%
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite24 average
21-28 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$42,050
Tuition and Fees
$27,480
Room and Board
$9,670
Average Percent of Need Met76%
Average Freshman Award$21,618
Average Indebtedness of
2015 Graduates
$39,272

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
105
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 24% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 34% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Atchison Population10,925
Nearest Metropolitan AreaKansas City
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 99% of freshmen, 82% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNational Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
MascotRaven
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.1% Asian
3.0% Black/African-American
5.3% Hispanic/Latino
4.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
82.4% White
2.6% Unknown
International Students2.7% from 11 countries
First-Year Students Returning77.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
55.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
75%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
16.0%
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CLASS OF 2021 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.86 4.12 750 660 30
Low 3.75 3.91 750 660 28
High 4.00 4.33 750 660 31
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