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Bennett Admissions

It is not difficult to get into Bennett College.

If you are applying to Bennett College, the fee for the application costs $35.

Bennett College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Bennett College's admissions stats.

Bennett College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 64%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 35%
Waitlist No

Bennett College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Bennett College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Want to Apply Early to Bennett College?

Bennett College does not offer early decision or early action.

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How To Get Into Bennett College

It is not difficult to get into Bennett. Bennett evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Bennett **accepted .

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Bennett, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT. Admissions to biology, social work, education programs is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Bennett College

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Bennett College

Bennett College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Bennett College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Bennett College

Wondering what factors are considered by Bennett College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Application Essay Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered

Make sure to check with Bennett College for more information on admission factors.

Bennett College Application Requirements

To apply to Bennett College, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Bennett College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Other Requirements Online Application
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Bennett College?

Bennett College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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.

Standardized Test Scores

Bennett College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2012, 64% of Bennett College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 35% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Bennett College students scored 480 or higher and 75% of students scored 410 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Bennett College students scored 520 or higher, and 75% scored a 410 or higher.

To be most competitive at Bennett College, you should strive to earn between 14 and 20 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Bennett College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.

A 14 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Bennett College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 14.

More Information on Transferring to Bennett College

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Bennett College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Bennett College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Bennett College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Bennett College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Bennett College.

Does Bennett College accept transfer credits?

✅ Bennett College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Bennett College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Bennett College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Bennett College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Bennett College?

✅ Bennett College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Bennett College?

❌ Bennett College does not offer early decision.

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Bennett Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective



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 SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

380 - 480


Reading SAT Range

410 - 520

Bennett GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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