Benedictine College at a Glance

Students (September 2016)

Freshman Profile (September 2016)

Full-Time Undergraduates

1,910

Full-time First-year Students (Freshmen) (Total)

510

On-Campus Residents

84%

Average ACT

25

States Represented

49

Average GPA

3.5

Men

48%

Mid-range ACT

22-28

Women

52%

Catholic

85%

Student-to-Faculty

15:1

 In-State

26%

Out-of-State

74%

  

Academics

  • Named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, The Newman Guide, and First Things magazine.
  • 49 undergraduate majors and 3 graduate programs.
  • We offer a unique cultural experience by sending students to study at our Florence, Italy campus and our Dublin, Ireland campus.
  • Student may also study abroad in 50 other countries.

Faith Life

Student Life

  • Nearly 85 percent of students live on campus.
  • Students represent 49 states and 14 foreign countries.
  • There are more than 50 clubs, organizations and volunteer opportunites.

Athletics

Career & Professional Development

  • Nobel Peace Prize Winner, the late Wangari Maathai, graduated from Mount St. Scholastica College in 1964.
  • Our Student Success Center provides students with academic and professional support.

Stephen D. Minnis
President of Benedictine College

Dr. Kimberly Shankman
Academic Dean of the College

Ronald Olinger
Chief Financial Officer