College of Saint Benedict

Women's WCLA Contact: Amanda Dvorak
Profile
Size
2 / 10
1,937 Undergrads / 1,937 Students
Cost
9 / 10
$26,912 Net Price
Selectivity
2 / 10
81% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Midsize

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
87%
Overall Graduation Rate
82%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
76% / 82%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Brethren Church
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are played in-state. The team also travels to California and Wisconsin.

Recruit Commits

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Location
37 S. College Ave., Saint Joseph, MN, 56374, Saint Joseph, MN, 56374 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • St. Cloud Minnesota Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Duluth Minnesota Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Rochester Minnesota Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Bahamas
  • Fargo North Dakota Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
Where Grads Work
  • Target
  • College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • University of Minnesota
  • Wells Fargo
  • General Mills
  • Medtronic
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Allina Health
  • Fairview Health Services
  • Best Buy
  • U.S. Bank
  • State of Minnesota
  • St. Cloud Hospital
  • Park Nicollet Health Services
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Healthcare Services
  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
450 - 570
Math
480 - 590
Total
1060 - 1340
ACT
English
21 - 29
Math
22 - 27
Composite
22 - 28

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 490 - 630 for SAT; 7 - 8 for ACT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 2,003 2,003
% Admitted 81% 100% 81%
% Admits That Enroll 32% % 32%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.67
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions Office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    English Language & Literature (16%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (13%)
    Business (13%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (11%)
    Health Professions (10%)
    Education (9%)
    Psychology (9%)
    Social Sciences (7%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (2%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (2%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    History
    Theology
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $26,912

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$43,738
    Books & Supplies$1,000
    Cost of Living$10,742
    Personal Expenses$1,400
     
    Sticker Price$56,880

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$28,210
    Federal Grants27%$5,844
    Pell Grants27%$4,365
    Other Federal12%$3,485
    State & Local Grants36%$4,930
    Institutional Grants100%$24,856
     
    Student Loans72%$9,975
    Federal Loans72%$6,236
    Other Loans22%$12,511

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $72.1 Million $37,245

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $25,411 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 0.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 826 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $52,600

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.38 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 76% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 14 14
    Fondling 7 7
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 4 4
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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