Bentley University

Bentley University Ranking

country rank: 340
world rank: 933

University Overview

Bentley University ranking, established in 1917, is a non-profit private higher-education college based in the suburban setting of Waltham, Massachusetts (population range of 50,000-249,999). Bentley University (Bentley) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational US higher education college that is officially approved by the New England Commission on Higher Education. Bentley University (Bentley) provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 103-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 40-50 percent, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Bentley University ranking also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative resources to students.

Bentley University Ranking

University Identity

Name Bentley University
Acronym Bentley
Founded 1917
Motto Paratus Prepared
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 175 Forest Street Waltham 02452-4717 Massachusetts United States
Tel +1 (781) 891 2000
Fax +1 (781) 891 3414

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 175 Forest Street Waltham 02452-4717 (781) 891 2244 (800) 523 2354

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Bentley University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 152,557 physical volumes, 7,952 physical media, 45,833 digital/electronic medium and 98 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Bentley University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 3,421 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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