Benedict College

1600 Harden Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 256-4220
http://www.benedict.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 2,983
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $24,762
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $23,742
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $25,590
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $24,570

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 99%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $17,581
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 76%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,460
  • Students receiving federal aid: 76%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,075
  • Students receiving state aid: 31%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 76%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: unknown
  • Percent admitted: unknown
  • Percent admitted (men): unknown
  • Percent admitted (women): unknown
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,883
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 50%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 50%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 29%
  • Graduation rate (men): 20%
  • Graduation rate (women): 39%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors