If you are thinking about applying to Benedictine College, the fee for the application costs $50.
The following is an overiew of some of Benedictine College's admissions stats.
|Benedictine College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||15%|
|Mean SAT Score||1200|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||31%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||76%|
These are the application deadlines for Benedictine College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Benedictine College does not offer early decision or early action.
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Benedictine College is a not difficult school to get into. Benedictine College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Benedictine College accepted 99% of all applicants, about 2,172 from the 2,202 applicants.
Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Benedictine College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Benedictine College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
What does Benedictine College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with Benedictine College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Benedictine College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Benedictine College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Benedictine College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 41% submitted a class rank. At Benedictine College 15% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 42% were in the top 25% and 71% were in the top 50%.
At Benedictine College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Benedictine College directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Benedictine College looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Benedictine College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2020, 31% of Benedictine College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 76% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Benedictine College applicants, you should aim to score between 1098 and 1320 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Benedictine College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1320 and 25% of scored lower than 1098, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Benedictine College student is 1200.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Benedictine College students scored 660 or higher and 75% of students scored 560 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Benedictine College students scored 670 or higher, and 75% scored a 560 or higher.
To be most competitive at Benedictine College, you should strive to earn between 21 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Benedictine College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Benedictine College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Benedictine College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Benedictine College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Benedictine College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Benedictine College.
Does Benedictine College accept transfer credits?
✅ Benedictine College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Benedictine College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does Benedictine College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Benedictine College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Benedictine College?
✅ Benedictine College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Benedictine College's acceptance rate?
✅ Benedictine College's acceptance rate is 99%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Benedictine College?
❌ Benedictine College does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Benedictine College? Benedictine College is a less selective institution. The Benedictine College acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 98 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Benedictine College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Benedictine College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
28 and Above
21 to 28
21 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Benedictine College is 25. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into Benedictine College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 28 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1320 and Above
1098 to 1320
1098 and Less
The median SAT score for Benedictine College students is 1200. Applicants with SAT scores of 1320 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Benedictine College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1098 to 1320 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1098 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Benedictine College.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Benedictine College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.57. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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