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Bentley University

Acceptance Rate 47 %
SAT Average 1,320
Tuition & Fees $53,790
Student Population 5,460
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $28,540

Academic Overview

Bentley University Campus, Waltham, MA
Bentley University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more 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 2021 tuition & fees are $53,790 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,460 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 47% and the graduation rate is 90% 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.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Bentley University are $53,790. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $40,992 on average.
Bentley University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$53,790
Graduate$40,992
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Bentley. The acceptance rate of Bentley is 47% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 22%. The average graduation rate is 90% and the transfer-out rate is 2%. The average received amount of financial aid is $28,540 and 66% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,460 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Bentley University is 47 %.
Graduation Rate for Bentley University is 90 %
Transfer-out Rate for Bentley University is 2 %
Retention Rate for Bentley University is 93 %
Student Population for Bentley University is 5,460
Student to Faculty Rate for Bentley University is 11 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $28,540 at Bentley University.

Offered Degrees

Bentley offers 52 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
Less than one year certificate10
Bachelor's Degree250
Post Bachelor's Degree70
Master's Degree133
Post Master's Degree30
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship30

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