Bennett College

Greensboro, NC

National Liberal Arts Colleges


Founded in 1873, Bennett College is a private institution residing on 55 urban acres in Greensboro, North Carolina. It is a historically black school for women rooted in the United Methodist tradition. Bennett College promotes morally grounded maturation, intellectual honesty, purposeful public service and responsible civic action.

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Quick Facts


900 E. Washington Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1873

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
91.8% accepted

2014-2015 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
2% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$17,130 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: Yes
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree

Majors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Elementary education and teaching, English/language arts teacher education, English language and literature, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, Mathematics, general, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Psychology, general, Social work, Political science and government, general, Business administration and management, general, Special education and teaching, general, Mathematics teacher education, Biology teacher education, Chemistry, general, Visual and performing arts, general, Music, general, Fine and studio arts management, Journalism, other

Minors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Special education and teaching, general, Foreign languages and literatures, general, English language and literature, general, English language and literature, general, Writing, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, Mathematics, general, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Chemistry, general, Psychology, general, Economics, general, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Women's studies, Ethnic, cultural minority, gender, and group studies, other, Music, general, Music, other, History, general

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 633
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 545
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 8

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, international students, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, dance, drama/theater, model un, student government, student newspaper


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 2 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 2 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 1 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.