The school is a fairly selective school. The school receives roughly 1,700 applications every admission cycle. The acceptance rate is around 67 percent which equates to about 1,160 students who passed the admission process of the school. But, when the term begins, only about 250 or 22% of the students who obtained acceptance letter from Bennington College decide to attend. The ratio of the candidates who submitted their applications is 35% and 64% for males and females respectively. However, of the freshmen enrolled, 65% were typically women and 34% were men. The undergraduate application fee requires by Bennington College is $0. To submit your application to Bennington College, you are required to file these documents: Recommendations and a Secondary school record. It is also recommended that applicants have completions of a college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies, a Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school rank. Freshmen students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Bennington College when filling out the application. Often, an ACT score of 23 - 29 or a 1,140 - 1,340 SAT score is the range in which students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual enrollment.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle. Test scores last reported in 2007
Applications
1,726
Male 606
Female 1,120

 

Acceptance
1,156
Male 323
Female 833

 

Enrollment Total
254
Male 87
Female 167


Acceptance Rate
67%
Male
53.3%
Female
74.4%

 

Yield
22%
Male
26.9%
Female
20%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

$85



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank

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