College of Saint Benedict

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 7155

Collegeville, MN 56321-7155

(320) 363-2196

(800) 544-1489

Fax: (320) 363-2750



Contact: Jon McGee

Vice President of Enrollment, Planning & Public Affairs
Main Address

37 South College Avenue

St. Joseph, MN 56374

(800) 249-9840

www.csbsju.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,110

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 519

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,068

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 75%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 90%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Education

Education – General B
Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Dietetics B
Nursing (RN) B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Mathematics/Computer Science B
Natural Sciences B
Nutrition Sciences B
Peace/Conflict Resolution Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

College of Saint Benedict Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (320) 363-5011
Website: https://csbsju.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://csbsju.edu/admission/apply
Address: 37 S. College Ave., Saint Joseph, MN 56374
Setting: Suburb: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,748
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 82%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 1,748 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $46,460
Out-of-state Tuition: $46,460
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $30,791

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

College of Saint Benedict Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at College of Saint Benedict.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 3
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 3
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 4
Theology and Religious Vocations 1
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 38

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at College of Saint Benedict and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $46,460
Out-of-state $46,460
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 436 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 436 100% $30,791
Student loan aid 302 69% $9,996

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,764 99% $29,908
Federal student loans 1,195 67% $6,461

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for College of Saint Benedict. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled College of Saint Benedict students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2,052 0 2,052
Percent admitted 100% 0% 80%
Percent admitted who enrolled 21% 0% 21%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

College of Saint Benedict Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,748
Undergraduate enrollment 1,748
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

College of Saint Benedict Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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