Benedictine College in Atchison, KS - Catholic Liberal Arts College

Benedictine College: Where Greatness Begins

Learn how our mission launches students who are transforming the world through intellectual, personal, and spiritual greatness.

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    Presidential Scholars Competitions

    There will be two weekend 2022 competitions on Jan. 28-29 and Feb. 11-12. Ten $32,830 scholarships and five $24,622 scholarships will be awarded to outstanding young men and women who are selected during this weekend competition.

    About the Competitions

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    Transforming Culture in America

    On September 8, 2021, Benedictine College announced our new strategic plan, Transforming Culture in America, a plan for students to be formed in community, faith and scholarship; alumni to advance the mission in important professions; and to extend the college’s mission in the world.

    About the Strategic Plan

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    Get Your MBA - On or Off Campus

    For three years, our on-campus MBA courses have been available to distance learners through live online class sessions. Check our flexible start dates and get your MBA, on or off campus!

    About the MBA Program

Over 50 Majors, Pre-professional Programs and Master’s Degrees

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Ravens & Races

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Benedictine College students and alumni are bound together across many years by storied community traditions like the Homecoming Bed Races.

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Devotion at Mary’s Grotto

Our Faith Life

Mary's Grotto is a central location for devotion to our Mother, through personal prayer and reflection, or as a community.

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Newman Guide Recommended College

The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, which recommends the best Catholic colleges based on excellence in faithful Catholic education, has recommended Benedictine College every year since it began publication.

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Passionate for Discovery

See Available Degrees

Do you want to research water life in a creek? Study great works of literature? Design a building? A world of discovery awaits.