Benedictine College

Atchison, KS

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Benedictine College

Benedictine College

Benedictine College Student Essentials

Benedictine College Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Ravens/Lady
Website: www.benedictine.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $22,800
Out-of-State Tuition: $22,800
Retention Rate: 78%
Enrollment: 2,420
Year Established: 1859

About Benedictine College

Benedictine University is a Catholic school in Lisle, Illinois, that offers high-ranking professional and liberal arts academics as well as alternative programs for adult learners.

Benedictine University’s accolades include top rankings from such prestigious publications as:

  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Forbes Magazine
  • U.S. News and World Report

In addition to high overall rankings, Benedictine University has received acknowledgment for individual departments including the departments of:

  • Nursing
  • Business Administration
  • Sciences

Additional academics include bachelor’s degrees in:

  • Education
  • Religion and Philosophy
  • Fine Arts
  • Communication Arts
  • Psychology

Benedictine University also houses the Moser College of Adult and Professional Studies. This distinctive school grants bachelor’s and associate’s degrees that are exclusively designed for adult learners. Flexible schedules include evening and weekend classes.

Benedictine University offers state, federal and institutional financial aid through grants, loans and scholarships. They also honor scholarships from outside organizations, including religious and charitable associations. In order to qualify for any type of financial aid, students must enroll for a certain number of units. For many types of aid, they must also demonstrate a financial need. Scholarships usually require a record of academic achievement.

Admissions applications are available on the Benedictine University website. Undergraduate applicants must also interview with an admissions counselor and submit ACT or SAT scores, transcripts and recommendation letters.

Benedictine College Map & Location

Benedictine College
1020 N 2nd St
Atchison, KS 66002


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Getting Around Benedictine College

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Atchison, KS

Winter
Dec
38
22
Jan
36
19
Feb
42
23
Spring
Mar
53
32
Apr
64
43
May
74
55
Summer
Jun
82
64
Jul
87
69
Aug
86
66
Fall
Sep
78
57
Oct
66
46
Nov
52
33

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 2,329
Freshman Class 443
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 2,420

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 8%
  • African American: 4%
  • Caucasian: 80%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 7%
Latino 8%
African American 4%
Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 7%

Undergraduate 96%
Graduate 4%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 55%
Men 45%
International 12%
Domestic 88%

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