Bennett College Rankings

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In the World#5481 of 14178
In North America#1458 of 2629
In the United States#1379 of 2528
In North Carolina#42 of 66
In Greensboro#4 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Gender
All female
Acceptance rate
59%
Avg. cost to attend
$10,267 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
311
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Bennett College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate59%59%
Applicants4,3844,384
Admissions2,5852,585
Freshmen enrolled full time8989

2 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American303 (97%)
Hispanic4 (1%)
Nonresident Alien2 (0.6%)
Asian2 (0.6%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$10,267/year
Average aid awarded
$22,496
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$21,345
$30-48K$23,976
$48-75K$19,236
$75-110K$20,753

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$15,964
Tuition in-state$15,964
Tuition out-of-state$15,964
Fee in-district$2,549
Fee in-state$2,549
Fee out-of-state$2,549

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity416
Combined charge for room and board$8,114
Room charge$4,040
Meal charge$4,074

Bennett College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Biology & Biological Sciences, General14
Business Administration and Management, General10
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other8
Political Science and Government, General6
Social Work5
Journalism, Other5
Psychology, General2
Computer and Information Sciences, General2
Elementary Education and Teaching2
Visual and Performing Arts, General2
Mathematics, General2
Grand Total58
TotalWomen
Graduation rate63%63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
10
Citations
258

Publication count by topic

Psychology
4
Engineering
2
Computer science
2
Sociology
1
Political science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology3840230
Sociology48315
Political science52641
Computer science597910

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200724
200835
2009112
2010112
2011029
2012217

General info

Alternative namesBennett College
Bennett
Founded1873
WikipediaBennett College
MottoEducation for your future Sisterhood for Life
Colorsnavy blue, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff129
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address900 E Washington St
Greensboro, North Carolina, 27401-3239
United States
City population280,000
Phone3365172100
Fax+1 (336) 517 2244

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