Bennett College
#2366 Overall Influence

Bennett College

Historically black liberal arts college for women

From Wikipedia

Bennett College is a private historically black liberal arts college for women in Greensboro, North Carolina. It was founded in 1873 as a normal school to educate freedmen and train both men and women as teachers. Originally coed, in 1926 it became a four-year women's college. It is one of two historically black colleges that enroll only women. It served roughly 470 undergraduate students at the time.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,938

Acceptance

96%

Graduation Rate

42%

Median SAT Score

900

Median ACT Score

17

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$15,964

Fees (in-state)

$2,549

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$17,365
30K-48K$18,087
48K-75K$22,529
75K-110K$25,031
110K+$25,308

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$32,700

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

0K

Under-Grads

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

900 E Washington St, Greensboro NC 27401-3239

What is Bennett 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

#1070 World Rank #372 USA Rank
Chemistry
#1216 World Rank #499 USA Rank
Sociology
#1572 World Rank #549 USA Rank
Mathematics
#1016 World Rank #553 USA Rank
Psychology
#1387 World Rank #632 USA Rank
Education
#1216 World Rank #697 USA Rank
Social Work
#2437 World Rank #999 USA Rank
Biology
#2992 World Rank #1023 USA Rank
Literature
#2768 World Rank #1204 USA Rank
Political Science

Other areas of influence

#788 World Rank #333 USA Rank
Anthropology
#987 World Rank #593 USA Rank
Nursing
#1231 World Rank #395 USA Rank
Economics
#1870 World Rank #1307 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#1929 World Rank #714 USA Rank
Philosophy
#2069 World Rank #966 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#2127 World Rank #1192 USA Rank
History
#2162 World Rank #1147 USA Rank
Business
#2384 World Rank #975 USA Rank
Medical
#2601 World Rank #910 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#2707 World Rank #811 USA Rank
Engineering
#3012 World Rank #1360 USA Rank
Law
#3089 World Rank #815 USA Rank
Physics
#4677 World Rank #2033 USA Rank
Communications

Influential People

Who are Bennett College's Most influential alumni?

Bennett College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Nursing, and Psychology. Bennett College’s most academically influential people include Jacquelyn Grant, Beverly Buchanan, and Carolyn R. Payton.

Jacquelyn Grant

American feminist

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Beverly Buchanan
Beverly Buchanan

American visual artist

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Carolyn R. Payton

Director of the United States Peace Corps

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Mary-Jane Foster

American actress

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Linda Beatrice Brown

American writer

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Frances Jones Bonner
Frances Jones Bonner

American psychoanalyst

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Maidie Norman
Maidie Norman

Actress, drama teacher

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Sara Lou Harris Carter

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Belinda J. Foster

American lawyer

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Nelle A. Coley

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Beverly A. Neyland

Physician

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