Bentley University

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About Bentley University

According to Wikipedia, Bentley University is a private university focused on business and located in Waltham, Massachusetts. Founded in 1917 as a school of accounting and finance in Boston's Back Bay neighborhood, Bentley moved to Waltham in 1968. Bentley awards Bachelor of Science degrees in 14 business fields and Bachelor of Arts degrees in 11 arts and sciences disciplines, offering 36 minors spanning both arts and science and business disciplines. The graduate school emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, and offers PhD programs in Business and Accountancy, the Bentley MBA with 16 areas of concentration, an integrated MS+MBA, seven Master of Science degrees, several graduate certificate programs and custom executive education programs.

Bentley University's Online Degrees

MS in Taxation
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Required Credits: None Reported
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Human Factors in Information Design
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

Bentley University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score

How Much Does Bentley University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$25,432
30K - 48K$22,405
48K - 75K$29,604
75K - 110K$34,455

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Bentley University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Bentley University, then you can expect to earn an average of $95,400 per year. You also have a 95% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Bentley University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates

Where is Bentley University?

Bentley University is located at 175 Forest St, Waltham MA 02452-4705

How Safe is Bentley University?

Bentley University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Waltham has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Bentley University Known For?

Bentley University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Bentley University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Bentley University's Most Influential Alumni?

Bentley University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Economics, Business, and Communications. Here are some of Bentley University's most famous alumni:

Marcelo Claure
Marcelo Claure
A The chief executive officer of Sprint Corporation.
Jay Leno
Jay Leno
An American stand-up comedian and television host.
David Pakman
An Argentine-American political pundit.
Gail Huff
An American politician.
Todd J. Leach
A President of Granite State College.
C.C. Chapman
An American blogger.
David Krikorian
An American businessman.
Lisa Lutoff-Perlo
Lisa Lutoff-Perlo
A CEO of Celebrity Cruises.
Fahim Saleh
A Bengali-American entrepreneur and computer programmer .
Edward J. Powers
An American president and GM of the Boston Garden.
Edward J. King
A Governor of Massachusetts .
Mike Mangini
Mike Mangini
An American drummer.

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