Bennett College

Greensboro, North Carolina

Bennett College Overview

Student population

Address900 E Washington St
Greensboro, NC
School Websitewww.bennett.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Bennett College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Greensboro, North Carolina that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Bennett College was $15,964, in addition to fees of $2,549. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Bennett College.

Bennett College has a 32% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Bennett College Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Bennett College acceptance rate is 96%. To put this into perspective, 3,794 of the 3,938 students who applied to Bennett College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Bennett College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Bennett College had an SAT score between the range of 800 and 1,000. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Bennett College was between 14 and 20 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Bennett College as part of their application.

Bennett College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Bennett College, the tuition for in-state residents is $15,964. Combined with fees of $2,549, room and board costs of $8,114, other expenses of $4,790 and the $1,400 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $18,513 in tuition.

Students at Bennett College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Bennett College was $6,009 last year, with 87% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Bennett College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Bennett College.

Bennett College has a good gender split, with 100% of undergraduates being female and 0% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 52% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 48% of students come from in-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Bennett College is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Bennett College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
SOCIAL SCIENCES

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