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Private 4 Year
5,000 - 9,999
Benedictine University is a private Roman Catholic university located in Lisle, a suburb of Chicago, Illinois. The school was founded in 1887 as St. Procopius College by the Benedictine monks of St. Procopius Abbey in the Pilsen community on the West Side of Chicago. The institution has retained a close relationship with the Benedictine Order, which bears the name of St. Benedict (480-543 A.D.), the acknowledged father of western monasticism.
Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.
2023 Best Colleges in America
#273 of 6828
2023 Best Colleges in Illinois
#11 of 274
2023 Top Religious Colleges in Illinois
#3 of 45
Out of 23 majors categories at Benedictine University, the 5 most popular are listed below.
Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Benedictine University within four or six years.