Bennington College

Bennington, VT

Questions and Answers

Drew P.
5 months ago
Does Bennington College have gender-neutral housing options for any non-binary students you may have?
Bennington College
Thanks for this question, Drew! All housing at Bennington is gender-neutral.
Danyela C.
6 months ago
Does Bennington College have a Adolescent Psychology program?
Bennington College
Thanks for this question, Danyela! While Bennington does not offer that degree specifically, our students enjoy unparalleled flexibility in their academics. You are able to fully design your own individualized program of study, which includes a mandatory 6 week internship each year. We have great psychology classes that you could certainly use to pursue an interest in this area.

Academic details

Student Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
Selectivity
Somewhat Selective (57% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

60% White
9% Hispanic
4% Black
3% Multiracial
2% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Product Manager, Software93k
Department Chair (College / University)72k
Motion Graphic Designer66k
Content Manager64k
Executive Director53k
Elementary School Teacher48k
Administrative Assistant31k
Based on 637 student responses
48.6kAvg. Early Career Pay
94.8kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
47%in High-Meaning careers
5%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$36,533
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,674
Average Pell Grant
$4,974
Average Federal Loans

$34,915
Average Institutional Grant
$7,589
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$55,950 / year
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