Benedictine College


Atchison, KS

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5.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Competitive
3/10
Diversity
5/10
The Town
5/10
Cost
4/10
Debt
3/10
Career Earnings
8.5/10
Job Prospects
8.5/10

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Benedictine College Info Snack

Benedictine College is a co-educational university in Atchison, Kansas, United States, founded in 1971 by the merger of St. Benedict's College for men and Mount St. Scholastica College for women. It is a Roman Catholic, Benedictine, liberal arts, and residential college located on bluffs overlooking the Missouri River, northwest of Kansas City, Missouri. Benedictine is one of a number of U.S. Benedictine colleges, and is sponsored by St. Benedict's Abbey and Mount St. Scholastica Monastery. The abbey has a current population of 53 monks, while the Mount monastery numbers 147 community members. The college has built its core values around four "pillars"--Catholic, Benedictine, Liberal Arts, Residential--which support the Benedictine College mission to educate men and women in a community of faith and scholarship.

Undergraduates
1,323
Admission Rate
99.2%
Median Debt
$19,500
Average Net Cost
$39,124
In-state Tuition
$26,200
Out-of-state Tuition
$26,200
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