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#2298 Overall Influence #672 Desirability Rank

Benedictine University

Private Roman Catholic university located in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

From Wikipedia

Benedictine University is a private Roman Catholic university in Lisle, Illinois. It was founded in 1887 as St. Procopius College by the Benedictine monks of St. Procopius Abbey in the Pilsen community on the West Side of Chicago. The institution has retained a close relationship with the Benedictine Order, which bears the name of St. Benedict , the acknowledged father of western monasticism.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,017

Acceptance

61%

Graduation Rate

46%

Median SAT Score

1076

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$30,830

Fees (in-state)

$1,510

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$22,862
30K - 48K$20,915
48K - 75K$24,523
75K - 110K$27,007
110K+$29,021

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$56,400

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

5700 College Rd, Lisle IL 60532-0900

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

5 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

9 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is Benedictine University 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

#1043 World Rank
Business
#1779 World Rank
Education
#1044 World Rank
Computer Science
#1873 World Rank
Medical
#2083 World Rank
Political Science
#1624 World Rank
History
#473 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1251 World Rank
Psychology
#1738 World Rank
Physics
#3835 World Rank
Engineering
#4226 World Rank
Biology
#4954 World Rank
Literature
#3595 World Rank
Philosophy
#3319 World Rank
Nursing
#4333 World Rank
Economics
#4940 World Rank
Mathematics
#4902 World Rank
Communications
#5445 World Rank
Chemistry
#3117 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1155 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1835 World Rank
Anthropology
#1917 World Rank
Social Work
#2006 World Rank
Law
#2012 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Benedictine University's Most influential alumni?

Benedictine University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Business, and Computer Science

Will Putzbach

Researcher

Michael C. Ostrowski

Researcher

Jonathan Eckert

Professor of education

Michael C Puljung

Researcher

Yadav Nathwani

John Doody

American politician

Rita Mayfield

American politician

Jaron Marquis

American singer

Francis Rudolph Shonka

Daniel Ivancho

American bishop

Thomas Dolinay

Roman Catholic bishop

Emil John Mihalik

Emil John Mihalik

Roman Catholic bishop