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#18 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

Benedictine University

Lisle, Illinois

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Overview

Student Population
3,779
Benedictine University overview
Location Lisle, Illinois
Online ben.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Benedictine University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lisle, Illinois, Benedictine University 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 3,017 prospective students applied, and 1,840 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 403 enrolled in the school.  2,281 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,498 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $32,700 plus fees of $1,590. Benedictine University is ranked 400 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

6/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
7/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

Benedictine University is rated within the top 44% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Benedictine University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Moderate
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SAT 980/1160
ACT 19/26
GPA 3.2
Applications Accepted
61% 
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $40

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$32,700
Costs for Benedictine University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,510
Other Fees$1,590
Room and Board $9,956
Budget for Other Expenses$3,080
Total One Year Cost$48,836

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$52,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
49% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Benedictine University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 45%
Health Professions 22%
Psychology 7%
Biology 6%
Education 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=145619 IPEDS survey data for Benedictine University.

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