Established in 1870, Benedict College is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Columbia (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), South Carolina. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Benedict College is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. Benedict College offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 150 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy This higher education institution has an open admission policy. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. Benedict College 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.
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|Motto||A Power for Good in Society
|Colours||Purple and gold|
|Address||1600 Harden Street
29204-1086 South Carolina
|Tel||+1 (803) 256 4220|
|Fax||+1 (803) 705 4840|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Historically Black Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||None, open admission policy|
|Admission Office||1600 Harden Street
(803) 253 5143
800 868 6598
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Baptist Alabama Baptist Convention - www.alsbom.org|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Benedict College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 126,055 physical volumes, 58,688 physical media and 67 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Benedict College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,584 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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