Student Population
Benedictine University overview
Location Lisle, Illinois
Online ben.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Benedictine University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lisle, Illinois, Benedictine University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,337 prospective students applied, and 3,318 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 423 enrolled in the school.  2,843 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,257 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $32,400 plus fees of $1,500. Benedictine University is ranked 667 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1000/1170
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.28
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Benedictine University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,510
Other Fees$1,500
Room and Board $10,006
Budget for Other Expenses$2,600
Total One Year Cost$48,016


Average Salary After 10 Years
$52,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
49% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Benedictine University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 45%
Health Professions 22%
Psychology 7%
Biology 6%
Education 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=145619 IPEDS survey data for Benedictine University.