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Bennington College

Bennington College

One College Drive
Bennington, VT 05201-6003
(802) 442-5401

Bennington College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1932. It is in Bennington, Vermont, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Bennington is the 11th largest institution in the state of Vermont. It offers subjects such as psychology, computer animation, and architecture. This school offers one certificate, 67 degrees at the bachelors level, and 17 masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 811 students pursued degrees from the 75 programs at this liberal arts college. This school is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is one of 11 liberal arts colleges in Vermont.

Admission

In 2010, 1,089 students applied to this school for admission. It admitted two-thirds of the applicants or 708 students. Close to 72% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 1,089 students applied to this school for admission. It admitted two-thirds of the applicants or 708 students. Close to 72% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 65%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 68%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 57%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 811 students were enrolled at this school.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 811 students were enrolled at this school.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 260
  • Total Enrolled Female: 551
  • Undergraduate Male: 220
  • Undergraduate Female: 448
  • Graduate Male: 41
  • Graduate Female: 102

Faculty Demographics

This school has 111 faculty. Over half of the instructors are full-time and 44% of faculty are part-time. More than half of the teachers are male.

Faculty Demographics

This school has 111 faculty. Over half of the instructors are full-time and 44% of faculty are part-time. More than half of the teachers are male.

  • Male: 60
  • Female: 51
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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