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Overview

Bentley
Location Waltham, MA
Setting Small City
Enrollment 5,177
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #84
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website bentley.edu
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Costs

Bentley
Tuition (In State) $53,790
Tuition (Out of State) $53,790
Room & Board $17,620
Avg Net Price $42,759
Avg Grant Aid $28,907
% Receiving Grant Aid 85%

Admission

Bentley
Applied 8,298
Admitted 4,798
Acceptance Rate 57.8%
Enrolled % 19.5%
Avg High School GPA 3.75
Typical High School Grades A-
Admissions Standards Very High
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range 26/31
SAT Range 1180/1360
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline Jan 7, 2023

Academics

Bentley
Student to Faculty Ratio 11:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (83%)
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (12%)
  • Computer and Information Sciences (3%)
  • Mathematics (1%)
  • General Studies (1%)

Outcomes

Bentley
Graduation Rate 88%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $87,200
Making Student Loan Payments 92%
Median Student Loan Debt $26,500
Median Loan Payment $274

Diversity

Bentley
% Men 58%
% Women 42%
Racial Diversity Medium
HBCU No
% White 62%
% Black 3%
% Hispanic 7%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 2%
% International 14%
% Unknown Race 3%

Students

Bentley
% In-State 39%
% Out-of-State 48%

Campus

Bentley
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/