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Benedictine College
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  • 4 Year
  • ATCHISON, KS

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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Benedictine College is a private, Catholic college located in Atchison, Kansas. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,937 undergraduate students. The Benedictine College acceptance rate is 97%. Popular majors include Theological and Ministerial Studies, Elementary Education, and Business. Graduating 65% of students, Benedictine College alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,700.

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1020 N 2ND ST
ATCHISON, KS 66002
About Benedictine College...
Athletic Division
NAIA Division I
Athletic Conference
Heart of America Athletic Conference

Benedictine College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Benedictine College Admissions

Acceptance Rate
97%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1060-1310
ACT Range
21-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$24,320 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,423 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 32 responses
54%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 37 responses
49%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 37 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,937 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
148
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
22%
Varsity Athletes
26%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Religious or athletic
    86%
  • Charismatic
    14%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
99%
Poll
95%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 44 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 50 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 27 responses
  • Community of Faith and Scholarship
    48%
  • Catholic
    30%
  • Strong Community of Catholic Faith and Scholarship
    15%
  • Extremely Catholic
    4%
  • Home away from home
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
65%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 23 responses

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