Benedictine College in Atchison, KS - Catholic Liberal Arts College

Benedictine College

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Learn how our mission launches students who are transforming the world through intellectual, personal, and spiritual greatness.

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    Presidential Scholars Competitions

    There will be two weekend 2022 competitions on Jan. 28-29 and Feb. 11-12. Ten $32,830 scholarships and five $24,622 scholarships will be awarded to outstanding young men and women who are selected during this weekend competition.

    About the Competitions

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    Transforming Culture in America

    On September 8, 2021, Benedictine College announced our new strategic plan, Transforming Culture in America, a plan for students to be formed in community, faith and scholarship; alumni to advance the mission in important professions; and to extend the college’s mission in the world.

    About the Strategic Plan

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    Get Your MBA - On or Off Campus

    For three years, our on-campus MBA courses have been available to distance learners through live online class sessions. Check our flexible start dates and get your MBA, on or off campus!

    About the MBA Program

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The 50th Annual Benedictine College Scholarship Ball

Honoring Lené Westerman ’85 and Larry ’72 and Janet Munro ’81, G’02 Wilcox, the Scholarship Ball takes place Saturday, February 26, 2022.

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Over 50 Majors, Pre-professional Programs and Master’s Degrees

Undecided? Take our quiz and identify possible majors based on your strengths, interests and aptitude.

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A Newman Guide Catholic College

The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, which recommends the best Catholic colleges based on excellence in faithful Catholic education, has recommended Benedictine College every year since it began publication.

Newman Guide Recommended College