Weekly College Snapshot: Benedict College

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Benedict, founded in 1870, is a private, liberal arts college. Its 100-acre campus is located in Columbia.

Web Site www.benedict.edu/
Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 2,641
   Women Not reported
   Men Not reported
Graduate Students Not reported
ADMISSION
Entrance Difficulty Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate Not reported
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Essay
Extracurricular Activities
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math Not reported
SAT Critical Reading Not reported
SAT Writing Not reported
ACT Composite Not reported

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance $29,590
Tuition and Fees
$18,286
Room and Board
$8,104
Average Percent of Need Met Not reported
Average Freshman Award Not reported
Average Indebtedness of
2011 Graduates
Not reported

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
139
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 30% of classes
10-19 students: 17% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 21% of classes
40-49 students: 13% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Columbia Population 133,358
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 93% of freshmen, 74% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA associate member
Mascot
Sororities
Fraternities

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S. Not reported
International Students Not reported
First-Year Students Returning
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
44%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported