Benedictine College (KS)
1020 N 2nd St
Atchison, Kansas 66002-1499
|Level||Four or more years|
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|Total 2019 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment||1,936|
|Total 2019 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment||525|
|Total 2019 Total Enrollment||2,158|
|Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen||3.50|
|Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen||25 ACT|
|Accept Transfer Students||Yes|
|Middle 50% College GPA of Transfer Students||N/A|
|Total 2019 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment||75|
|Catholic Order Affiliation||Benedictine|
|5 Most Popular Majors||Business, Engineering, Nursing, Theology, Education|
|Unique Academic Programs||Engineering, Nursing, Architecture, Evangelization and Catechesis|
|School Mascot||Rocky the Raven|
- Founded by two orders-St. Benedict's Abbey and Mt. St. Scholastica in 1859. Originally started out as two separate schools and merged in the 1970s to become Benedictine College.
- Traditions driven institution.
- Nobel Peace Prize Recipient Alum-Wangari Maathai.