#5 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

Benedictine College

Atchison, Kansas

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Student Population
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Location Atchison, Kansas
Online benedictine.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Atchison, Kansas, Benedictine College 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 2,238 prospective students applied, and 2,172 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 524 enrolled in the school.  1,974 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 150 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $29,730 plus fees of $800. Benedictine College is ranked 666 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Benedictine College is rated within the lower 46% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1060/1310
ACT 21/28
GPA 3.49
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Benedictine College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$800
Room and Board $10,450
Budget for Other Expenses$4,200
Total One Year Cost$46,380

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
56% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Benedictine College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Education 20%
Social Sciences 10%
Theology and Religious Vvocations 7%
Biology 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=154712 IPEDS survey data for Benedictine College.

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