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College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University

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Founded in 1913, the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University is a non-profit private liberal arts higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium town of St. Joseph (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Minnesota. This institution also has a branch campus in Collegeville. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University (CSB/SJU) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University (CSB/SJU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 110-year-old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CSB/SJU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Control Typeprivate

Entity

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized

Selectivity

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Selectivity by Acceptance Rateleast selective

University Identity

Name
Acronym CSB/SJU
Founded 1913
Motto Sic Luceat Lux Vestra, Induamur Arma Lucis
So let your light shine, Put on the Armor of Light
Colours Red and white

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University Location

Address 37 S College Avenue
St. Joseph
56374 Minnesota
United States
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College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Phone Number +1 (320) 363 5011
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fax Number +1 (320) 363 2750
Other locations Collegeville

Fields of Study / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University.

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(18,225 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(18,225 Euro)
Not reported

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Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our Introduction to University Admissions article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's admission information.

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this institution a least selective higher education institution.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Admission Office Admission Office

PO Box 7155
Collegeville 56321-7155
(320) 363 2196
800 544 1489

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Size and Profile

Introduction

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Size and Profile

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College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University has an enrollment range of 2,000-2,999 students making it a small-sized institution.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 300-399 academic employees (Faculty).


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Control Type Control Type

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University is a private higher education institution.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Entity Type Entity Type

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University is a non-profit higher education institution.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Suburban setting.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University is Christian-Catholic Religious Affiliation

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University has a Christian-Catholic affiliation (Order of Saint Benedict - www.osb.org).


Carnegie Classification

Introduction

The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education is a framework for categorizing colleges and universities in the United States...


The classification was first created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in 1970, and it has been updated periodically since then. The Carnegie Classification is based on a set of criteria, such as the level and types of degrees offered, research activity and enrollment size. Institutions are classified into one of several categories based on these criteria, ranging from "doctoral universities" with very high research activity to "special focus institutions" that primarily award degrees in a specific field, such as the arts or health professions. The classification allows for quick comparisons between institutions within and across categories.

Carnegie Classification

uniRank provides below the official College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Carnegie classification.

Basic Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
Size & Setting Four-year, small, highly residential institution
Enrollment Profile Exclusively undergraduate four-year
Undergraduate Profile Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Not classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)

Facilities and Services

Introduction

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University Facilities

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College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Library


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.



University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's main services:


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Higher Learning Commission

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation

1933


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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  • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • American Chemical Society
  • American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Council on Social Work Education, Board of Accreditation
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation


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Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

Introduction

Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...


  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and fields of study a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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