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Benedict College

Columbia, SC
University Website: www.benedict.edu
Apply Online: www.benedict.edu
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Benedict College is a historically black, liberal arts college located in Columbia, South Carolina. Founded in 1870 by northern Baptists, it was originally a teachers' college. It has since expanded into a four-year college.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $15,356.00 avg tuition

1600 Harden Street
Columbia, SC 29204-1086
(803) 256-4220

Apply online Admissions:
www.benedict.edu
Financial Aid:
www.benedict.edu

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Benedict College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 47%
4-year graduation rate 11%
6-year graduation rate 31%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Benedict College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $15,356.00 $15,356.00 $15,356.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,834.00 $1,834.00 $1,834.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $515.00 $515.00 $515.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,678.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,064.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $2,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 93%
Percent receiving grant aid 93%
Avg amount of grant aid $11,324.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 93%
Avg amount of student loan aid $11,460.00

Benedict College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Biology Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING
Computer Engineering, General X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Environmental Health X
Public Health, General X
Public Health, Other X
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Chemistry, Other X
Physical Sciences, Other X
Physics, General X
Physics, Other X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Commercial and Advertising Art X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music, General X
Voice and Opera X

Benedict College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Trustee Club Scholarship $17000 June 30, 2015
Trustee Scholarship - Benedict College $13000 June 30, 2015
Presidential Scholarship - Benedict College $7500 June 30, 2015
South Carolina LIFE Scholarship - Benedict College $5000 June 30, 2015
Academic Excellence Scholarship - Benedict College $2000 June 30, 2015
Joshua David Gardner Memorial Scholarship $2000 April 30, 2015
C.J. McLin Scholarship $1000 March 20, 2015
Full-Ride Scholarship 100% of tuition January 16, 2015
Wells Fargo Scholarship - UNCF Varies December 31, 2014
Ruth E. Jenkins Scholarship Varies February 04, 2015
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