Bennett College

Private, Four-years School Located in Greensboro, NC

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How much is the Bennett tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Bennett's tuition & fees is $19,140.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $40,490 when a student lives on-campus.

Bennett Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$19,140
Books & Supplies Costs$422
On-campus Room & Board$9,100
On-campus Expenses$11,828
Off-campus Room & Board$9,100
Off-campus Expenses$11,828
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$19,910

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Bennett for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $84,573 at Bennett. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $258,229. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $178,388.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$19,910$47,418$28,622
Sophomore (2024-25)$20,710$56,867$37,316
Junior (2025-26)$21,543$69,068$48,730
Senior (2026-27)$22,410$84,876$63,721
4 Years Total$84,573$258,229$178,388
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$20,710$56,867$37,316
Sophomore (2025-26)$21,543$69,068$48,730
Junior (2026-27)$22,410$84,876$63,721
Senior (2027-28)$23,311$105,418$83,411
4 Years Total$87,975$316,229$233,177
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$21,543$69,068$48,730
Sophomore (2026-27)$22,410$84,876$63,721
Junior (2027-28)$23,311$105,418$83,411
Senior (2028-29)$24,249$132,170$109,278
4 Years Total$91,513$391,532$305,140
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$22,410$84,876$63,721
Sophomore (2027-28)$23,311$105,418$83,411
Junior (2028-29)$24,249$132,170$109,278
Senior (2029-30)$25,224$167,077$143,264
4 Years Total$95,193$489,541$399,675
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$23,311$105,418$83,411
Sophomore (2028-29)$24,249$132,170$109,278
Junior (2029-30)$25,224$167,077$143,264
Senior (2030-31)$26,238$212,691$187,921
4 Years Total$99,022$617,356$523,875

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Bennett' tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $20,875. Compared to private, four-years colleges in North Carolina, its tuition is slightly lower than the average tuition of $22,282.
In-StateOut-of-State
Bennett College$19,140
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,570
Public Schools$7,197$12,949
Private Schools$20,875
North Carolina Four-years Colleges$17,780
Public Schools$3,583$11,086
Private Schools$22,282

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Bennett and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationTuition & Fees
Bennett CollegeGreensboro, NC$19,140
Davidson CollegeDavidson, NC$60,300
Guilford CollegeGreensboro, NC$41,140
Johnson C Smith UniversityCharlotte, NC$20,480
Meredith CollegeRaleigh, NC$43,936
University of North Carolina at AshevilleAsheville, NC$24,809
Salem CollegeWinston-Salem, NC$32,236
Warren Wilson CollegeSwannanoa, NC$40,290

Financial Aid and COA

At Bennett College, 201 students (97%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $18,069.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Bennett is $22,421 for students living on-campus and $22,421 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 26 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $14,996 and the average amount of student loans is $5,761.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$40,490
COA (off-campus)$40,490
Tuition & Fees$19,140
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$21,350
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$21,350
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$22,421
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$22,421
Average Financial Aid$18,069
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship20197%$18,069
Pell Grants15575%$5,106
Federal Student Loan15977%$7,017
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid26100%-
Grants or Scholarships26100%$14,996
Federal Grants2285%$7,149
Pell Grants2285%$6,013
Other Federal Grants1662%$1,563
State/Local Grants935%$5,679
Institutional Grants1765%$10,676
Student Loan Aid2388%$5,761
Federal Student Loans2388%$5,761
Other Student Loans0--

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Bennett's acceptance rate is 79.23%. A total of 1,218 applicants applied to and 965 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 27 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 2.80%.
To apply to Bennett, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Recommendations.
TotalMenWomen
Applicants1,2180$1,218
Admitted9650$965
Enrolled270$27
Acceptance Rate79.23%-79.23%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)2.80%-2.80%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered But Not Required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programConsidered But Not Required
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresNeither Required Nor Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are neither required nor recommended to apply to Bennett. Its SAT score is lower than the national average score of 1,174.
Average25th75th

Student Population

Bennett College has a total of 168 students (all undergraduate). All students are female. The school offers online degree programs and 2 students enrolled online exclusively (1.19% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Undergraduate207 0207

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address900 E Washington St, Greensboro, NC
Phone336-517-2100
WEBhttps://www.bennett.edu/
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate
Program Offered14 Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate34.02%
Yield19.92%
Student Population168
Graduation Rate19%
Transfer-out Rate57%
Retention Rate92% (Full-time), 100% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate6 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties25 (Full-time), 15 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs69 (Full-time), 29 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$43,189
Average Staff Salary$54,112