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Acceptance Rate 43 %
SAT Average 1,325
Tuition & Fees $51,830
Student Population 5,460
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $28,540

Bentley University Academic Overview

Bentley University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Waltham, Massachusetts. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 5,460 students are enrolled into Bentley University. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 43% and the graduation rate is 89% last year.

2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Bentley University tuition and fees are $51,830 for all students. For graduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $39,180 for all graduate students.

Bentley University 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$51,830
Graduate$39,180
[Chart] Bentley University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at Bentley University

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at Bentley University. The acceptance rate of Bentley University is 43% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25%. The average graduation rate is 89% and the transfer-out rate is 4%. Total 5,460 students are attending Bentley University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $28,540 and 66 students received grants of scholarship aid (1.55% of total undergraduate students). Total 5,460 students are attending Bentley University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

[Chart] Bentley University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Bentley University is 43 %.
Graduation Rate for Bentley University is 89 %
Transfer-out Rate for Bentley University is 4 %
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.

Bentley University Directory Information

Offered Degrees

Bentley University offers 54 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Bentley University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree251
Post Bachelor's Degree71
Master's Degree144
Post Master's Degree31
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 at Bentley University
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 at Bentley University
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

Accepted Credits at Bentley University

Bentley University accepts following credits that their students have earned.

Accepted Credits at Bentley University
Dual Credits
Credits for life experiences
Advanced Placement (AP) credits