Bennington College

Bennington, VT
University Website: www.bennington.edu
Apply Online: www.bennington.edu/go/admissions/applying-to-bennington
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Bennington College is a private, nonsectarian liberal arts college located in Bennington, Vermont, USA. The college was founded in 1932 as a women's college and became co-educational in 1969. It is accredited with the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC).

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $41,690.00 avg tuition

One College Drive
Bennington, VT 05201-6003
(802) 442-5401

Apply online Admissions:
www.bennington.edu/go/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.bennington.edu/go/admissions/..

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Bennington College

Statistics:
Applied 1,145
Admitted 829 72%
Enrolled total 214
Full Time: 214
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 85%
4-year graduation rate 49%
6-year graduation rate 58%
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 No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Bennington College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $41,690.00 $41,690.00 $41,690.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,110.00 $1,110.00 $1,110.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,390.00 $1,390.00 $1,390.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $21,580.00 $21,580.00 $21,580.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $756.00 $756.00 $756.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $12,160.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,450.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $60.00
Graduate Application Fee $60.00
Books and Supplies $900.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 84%
Percent receiving grant aid 80%
Avg amount of grant aid $25,553.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 63%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,289.00

Bennington College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X
Environmental Design/Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Latin American Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Ecology X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication, General X
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
French Language Teacher Education X X
Music Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X X
English Language and Literature, General X
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Development X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Chinese Language and Literature X
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other X
French Language and Literature X
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Italian Language and Literature X
Japanese Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Jewish/Judaic Studies X
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physical Sciences X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Developmental and Child Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Policy Analysis, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Political Science and Government, Other X
Social Sciences, General X X
Social Sciences, Other X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics X
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X
Dance, General X X
Design and Visual Communications, General X
Directing and Theatrical Production X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fashion/Apparel Design X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Game and Interactive Media Design X
Intermedia/Multimedia X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X X
Photography X
Playwriting and Screenwriting X
Printmaking X
Sculpture X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X
Visual and Performing Arts, General X
Visual and Performing Arts, Other X

Scholarships for Students in Vermont

Name Amount Deadline
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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