Bennington College
#510 Overall Influence#1445 Desirability Rank

Bennington College

Liberal arts college

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Bennington College is a private liberal arts college in Bennington, Vermont. Founded in 1932 as a women's college, it became co-educational in 1969. It claims to be the first college to include visual and performing arts as an equal partner in the liberal arts curriculum. It is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,382

Acceptance

60%

Graduation Rate

67%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$55,200

Fees (in-state)

$750

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$23,511
30K-48K$22,730
48K-75K$26,022
75K-110K$27,823
110K+$40,690

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$38,400

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

One College Drive, Bennington VT 05201-6003

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

24 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

Influential People

Who are Bennington College's Most influential alumni?

Bennington College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of . Bennington College’s most academically influential people include John Billingsley, Jeanne Mackin, and Richard Deacon .

John Billingsley
John Billingsley

American actor

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Jeanne Mackin
Jeanne Mackin

American writer

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Richard Deacon
Richard Deacon

American actor

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Marcia Freedman

Israeli politician

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Elizabeth Swados

American composer

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Lucy Simon

Composer

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Cynthia Macdonald
Cynthia Macdonald

American writer

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Marian Zazeela

American musician, painter and light-artist

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Virlana Tkacz
Virlana Tkacz

American theatre director

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Larry Atlas

American playwright

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Tara Ison
Tara Ison

American writer

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Ryan Boudinot

American writer

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