Benedictine College

Category: Private not offering Doctorate | State: KS

About Benedictine College

Founded in 1858, Benedictine College is a Catholic, Benedictine, residential, liberal arts college located on the bluffs above the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas. The school is proud to have been named one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report as well as one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide. It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging. It has a mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.

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Why you should attend?

Benedictine College is a participant in the Yellow Ribbon program. We offer 2-, 3- and 4-year scholarships to selected ROTC students (including tuition, fees, books, and allowance).


Top Degrees

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $28,730 $28,730 $27,000 $27,000
Fees $800 $800 $800 $800
Room $5,340 $5,340 $5,340 $5,340
Board $4,660 $4,660 $4,660 $4,660
Books $1,200 $1,200 $1,200 $1,200
Other Expenses $4,120 $4,120 $4,120 $4,120
Totals $44,850 $44,850 N/A N/A