Benedict College is a private historically black, liberal arts college in Columbia, South Carolina. Founded in 1870 by northern Baptists, it was originally a teachers’ college. It has since expanded to offer majors in many disciplines across the liberal arts. The campus includes buildings in the Benedict College Historic District, a historic area listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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1600 Harden Street,
On Campus Crime Rates
51 per 100k
16 per 100k
City Crime Rates
55 per 100k
8 per 100k
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Who are Benedict College's Most influential alumni?
Benedict College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Social Work, and Medical. Benedict College’s most academically influential people include Septima Poinsette Clark, Modjeska Monteith Simkins, and Charles L. Purce.
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