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Bennett College

Greensboro, NC 4-Year Private
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About Bennett

Bennett College Overview

Bennett College is a private, religious school in an urban setting in Greensboro, North Carolina. Bennett was founded in 1873 and presently has around 232 students a year, which includes 232 undergrads. Bennett ensures housing for up to 484 students. The majority of students live on campus.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Bennett!

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Bennett's theater groups.

Planning to play sports? Bennett has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Bennett on the Student Life page.

2022 Bennett Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 64%
Tuition $16,000
Percent of Need Met 47%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $12,746

Is Bennett a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how selective a college is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better sense of what Bennett offers and if the college seems like a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Bennett

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 53% of students who start at Bennett come back the next year. Bennetthas a six year graduation rate of 32 for undergrads. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Bennett Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Bennett by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Bennett directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Bennett

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Bennett meets 47% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Bennett full-time are awarded $12,746 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Bennett.

Based on this information, how does Bennett sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Bennett a good school for you?

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Where is Bennett?

Bennett is located in the urban setting of Greensboro, North Carolina.

If you are interested in seeing Bennett for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 85/40 to Greensboro, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Piedmont Triad International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Bennett and Greensboro are like without leaving home.

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College Info

900 East Washington Street Greensboro, NC 27401

Campus Setting: Urban

Bennett Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bennett is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bennett is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Bennett ACT Scores


ACT Range

14 - 20

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

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20 and Above


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Bennett is 17. Students with an ACT score of 20 and above have a good chance of getting into Bennett. Students with an ACT score that falls between 14 and 20 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 14 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Bennett SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

380 - 480


Reading SAT Range

410 - 520

Bennett Tuition & Fees

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