Benedictine College Rankings

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In the World#4939 of 14178
In North America#1339 of 2629
In the United States#1262 of 2528
In Kansas#12 of 32
In Atchison#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
97%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
25
Avg. cost to attend
$24,320 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
2,085
Graduates
73
Male:Female Ratio
48:52
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Benedictine College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate97%95%98%
Applicants2,2381,0401,198
Admissions2,1729931,179
Freshmen enrolled full time524259265

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
133 or 25%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1060
or below

75% of them
had 1310
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Benedictine College are 1060-1310 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
381 or 73%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 28
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Benedictine College are 21-28 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1682 (78%)
Hispanic195 (9%)
Two or more races95 (4%)
Black or African American62 (3%)
Nonresident Alien42 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown34 (2%)
Asian28 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander8 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,320/year
Average aid awarded
$20,423
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$18,742
$30-48K$18,932
$48-75K$20,810
$75-110K$23,219
$110K+$25,370

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$29,730$14,243
Tuition in-state$29,730$14,243
Tuition out-of-state$29,730$14,243
Fee in-district$800$800
Fee in-state$800$800
Fee out-of-state$800$800

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,538
Combined charge for room and board$10,500
Room charge$5,680
Meal charge$4,820

Benedictine College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General2726
Elementary Education and Teaching32
Theology & Theological Studies29
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse25
Psychology, General23
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other20
Marketing & Marketing Management, General18
Accounting17
Educational Leadership and Administration, General17
Biology & Biological Sciences, General16
Mechanical Engineering16
Finance, General15
English Language and Literature, General15
History, General11
Criminology11
Religious Education9
Political Science and Government, General9
Art & Art Studies, General8
Philosophy8
Special Education and Teaching, General8
Computer Science8
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, Other6
Economics, General6
Sociology6
Kinesiology and Exercise Science5
Mathematics, General5
International Business & Trade & Commerce4
Spanish Language and Literature4
Civil Engineering, General4
Physics, General3
Chemistry, General3
Social Sciences, General3
Chemical Engineering3
Biochemistry2
Secondary Education and Teaching2
Music, General2
Architecture2
Music Teacher Education2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Athletic Training & Trainer2
Dramatic & Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other2
Education, General1
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General1
Grand Total39444
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%53%75%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%

Publications & Citations

Publications
244
Citations
4,022

Publication count by topic

Psychology
34
Chemistry
21
Philosophy
19
Biology
19
Computer science
17
Political science
16
Sociology
15
Geography
12
History
11
Mathematics
11
Physics
11
Medicine
10
Materials science
8
Business
6
Art
5
Environmental science
4
Geology
1
Engineering
1
Economics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy123763
Political science1683275
History171123
Sociology1837435
Geography2587187
Physics2792307
Psychology2947657
Computer science3241583
Business350096
Geology359421
Environmental science393568
Chemistry4184336
Materials science4193133
Economics423818
Biology4265329
Medicine4663138
Mathematics479940
Engineering58132

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901378
1991164
1992369
19931095
1994894
1995276
1996577
1997384
1998183
1999184
2000275
2001161
2002289
2003365
2004465
2005071
2006174
2007065
2008181
2009570
2010584
2011499
201210140
201313151
201410171
201518174
20168252
201712232
201810226
201915209
202015250

General info

Alternative namesBC
Founded1971
WikipediaBenedictine College
MottoEducation of men and women within a community of faith and scholarship
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff327
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address1020 N 2nd St
Atchison, Kansas, 66002-1499
United States
City population11,000
Phone9133675340
Fax+1 (913) 360 7622

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