Bentley University

Acceptance Rate 60.94 %
SAT Average 1,327
Tuition & Fees $54,910
Student Population 5,177
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $28,288

Academic Overview

Bentley University Campus, Waltham, MA
Bentley University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Waltham, Massachusetts. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $54,910 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,177 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 60.94% and the graduation rate is 88% last year.
The salary after graduation from Bentley University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $95,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Bentley's tuition & fees is $54,910. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees is $42,200.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Bentley. The acceptance rate of Bentley is 60.94% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17.96%. The average graduation rate is 88% and the transfer-out rate is 8%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $28,288 and 75% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,177 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Bentley University is 60.94 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Bentley University is 88 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Bentley University is 8 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Bentley University is 92 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Bentley University is 5,177
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bentley University is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $28,288 at Bentley University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address175 Forest St, Waltham, MA 02452-4705
Online Applicationwww.bentley.edu/undergraduate
Financial Aidwww.bentley.edu/offices/financial-assistance
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/bentley
Veterans Tuitionwww.bentley.edu/offices/financial-assistance
Disability Servicewww.bentley.edu/offices/disability-services

Offered Degrees

Bentley offers 63 major programs through online and on-site education where 3 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree290
Post Bachelor's Degree41
Master's Degree121
Post Master's Degree151
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20

Special Learning Opportunities

Bentley University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,421)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,420)

Veterans Benefits

Bentley University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges