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Bentley University Class of 2022

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  • suzyQ7suzyQ7 Registered User Posts: 3,455 Senior Member
    Did they talk about the admission rates for this year? They don't include their common data set on their website and the info they do show does not include admit rates.
  • jcd716jcd716 Registered User Posts: 54 Junior Member
    @suzyQ7 actually I do not remember them mentioning any numbers.
  • Heisenberg1700Heisenberg1700 Registered User Posts: 147 Junior Member
    edited April 16
    @suzyQ7 The acceptance rate this year was close to 35%, Average SAT and ACT were 1350 and 29. Spoke to an admissions officer at an event.
  • marlall0717marlall0717 Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
    Has anyone heard back from Bentley in regards to the waitlist? Still waiting to hear....
  • LKWENDELLKWENDEL Registered User Posts: 2 New Member
    At their Accepted Students Day at our regional event, Director of Admissions mentioned they had over 9,400 applications for 1,000 spots. They read each app 3x. Based on those stats, acceptance rates are more along the lines of 10-11% Yikes!
  • suzyQ7suzyQ7 Registered User Posts: 3,455 Senior Member
    That's not how you calculate admission rate. That calculation assumes that everyone they accepted will attend which is never the case. The calculation is number of students they accepted / 9400.

  • happy1happy1 Forum Champion Parents, Forum Champion Admissions Posts: 21,114 Forum Champion
    Agree with @suzyQ7. Bentley's admission rate appears to be a bit above 40% (Fall 2016) from what I saw.
  • KoreanPro1011KoreanPro1011 Registered User Posts: 20 Junior Member
    Anyone know the stats to get off the waitlist, and when they send decisions?
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