College of Saint Benedict

Saint Joseph, Minnesota

Overview

Address37 S. College Ave.
School Websitewww.csbsju.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

College of Saint Benedict is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Saint Joseph, Minnesota 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 College of Saint Benedict was $44,184, in addition to fees of $1,080. 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 College of Saint Benedict.

College of Saint Benedict has a 80% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The College of Saint Benedict acceptance rate is 83%. To put this into perspective, 1,610 of the 1,931 students who applied to College of Saint Benedict in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in College of Saint Benedict is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into College of Saint Benedict had an SAT score between the range of 1,000 and 1,200. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for College of Saint Benedict was between 22 and 27 in the last academic year.

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

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At College of Saint Benedict, the tuition for in-state residents is $44,184. Combined with fees of $1,080, room and board costs of $10,904, other expenses of $1,500 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $58,668.

Out-of-state residents 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 $45,264 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in College of Saint Benedict to $58,668 for out-of-state students.

Students at College of Saint Benedict are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at College of Saint Benedict was $5,802 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 25%.

College of Saint Benedict Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
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Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to College of Saint Benedict.

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

At the school, most students are Minnesota residents; in fact, 77% of all students reside in Minnesota. However, 18% of students come from out-of-state and 4% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at College of Saint Benedict is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from College of Saint Benedict to thrive in your studies.

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