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#2398 Overall Influence #389 Desirability Rank

Benedictine College

Private liberal arts college in Atchison, Kansas, United States

From Wikipedia

Benedictine College is a private Benedictine liberal arts college in Atchison, Kansas, United States. It was founded in 1971 by the merger of St. Benedict's College for men and Mount St. Scholastica College for women. It is 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.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,488

Acceptance

97%

Graduation Rate

65%

Median SAT Score

1185

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$30,830

Fees (in-state)

$800

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$18,742
30K - 48K$18,932
48K - 75K$20,810
75K - 110K$23,219
110K+$25,370

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$45,000

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1020 N 2nd St, Atchison KS 66002-1499

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

36 per 100K

Violent Crime

4 per 100K

What is Benedictine College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1699 World Rank
Education
#1628 World Rank
Medical
#2876 World Rank
Engineering
#1913 World Rank
History
#809 World Rank
Nursing
#2937 World Rank
Political Science
#1781 World Rank
Physics
#3251 World Rank
Biology
#1765 World Rank
Economics
#3800 World Rank
Literature
#2907 World Rank
Philosophy
#2680 World Rank
Psychology
#3829 World Rank
Mathematics
#5706 World Rank
Computer Science
#4249 World Rank
Communications
#2572 World Rank
Sociology
#6536 World Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#414 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1892 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2040 World Rank
Law
#2975 World Rank
Anthropology
#3319 World Rank
Business
#4469 World Rank
Social Work
#4650 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Benedictine College's Most influential alumni?

Benedictine College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Nursing, and Medical

Jeffery A Powell

Researcher

Matt May

American football player and coach

Jeremy B. Essner

Researcher

Chris L Vonnegut

Researcher

Don Klosterman

American soccer coach

Eric Lukosi

Researcher

Claude Brownlee

American football defensive tackle

Bill O'Connor

American basketball coach

Pat George

American politician

Andrew Jacobs

American politician

Eugene D. O'Sullivan

American politician

Larry Wilcox

American football player and coach