College of Saint Benedict: Review & Facts

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College of Saint Benedict is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,945 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1913 and is the only school located in Saint Joseph, Minnesota.

College of Saint Benedict is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Fair
At College of Saint Benedict you can obtain your bachelor's degree.

College of Saint Benedict deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are English and Literature, Psychology, Work and Family Studies, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
91%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at College of Saint Benedict is very high at 91% (well above Minnesota average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at College of Saint Benedict is very good - 82%.

Student to faculty ratio at College of Saint Benedict is pretty good - 12:1. Read more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$40,900
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high - around $39,900 per year. The additional fees at College of Saint Benedict beyond tuition are about $1,000; which totals $40,900 per academic year.

Read the details about College of Saint Benedict additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
74%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 1,860 applications were submitted and 1,379 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at College of Saint Benedict in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Medium
College of Saint Benedict offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at College of Saint Benedict, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
College of Saint Benedict provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,700 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - about $4,900 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at College of Saint Benedict. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, College of Saint Benedict seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

College of Saint Benedict Location and Maps



Post Address: College of Saint Benedict, 37 S. College Ave., Saint Joseph, Minnesota 56374, USA
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