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Fall 2020-2021 Application Is Now Open

Why wait?  You can start your application now for Fall 2020-2021 enrollment.  We are here to help you succeed in your career to discover a field you are passionate about and dare to lead it.

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A History of Columbia HBCUs

Hey, Cola. Today we are going on a historical journey to take a deep dive into HBCUs, or Historically Black Colleges and Universities. We’re going all the way back …

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Statewide mask requirement would slow COVID-19 spread, DHEC epidemiologist says

BY JOSEPH BUSTOS | The State | JUNE 24, 2020 04:04 PM COLUMBIA, S.C. South Carolina’s top epidemiologist said Wednesday that requirements statewide to wear …

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A free drive-through COVID-19 testing event at Benedict College’s football stadium in Columbia, SC.

A free drive-through COVID-19 testing event was held on Friday, June 19, 2020 at Benedict College’s Charlie W. Johnson Football Stadium. Hundreds of people lined …

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Hundreds head to Benedict College stadium for free coronavirus testing

by Celeste Brown-Cannon, Tom Lanahan, Sooji Nam Friday, June 19th 2020 COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) June 19, 2020 — Hundreds of people headed to Charlie W. …

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Benedict College

Ranked 1 of the Top HBCU in the Southeast

We are one of the fastest growing, most diverse college in the USA with over 2,100 students.

Benedict offers several high-demand fields of study in STEM, Cyber Security, Mass Communication, Sport Management, Business Administration, Engineering, Computer Science, Biology, and Education.  Benedict College has been highly regarded for its programs for example, Benedict College was ranked as one of the top baccalaureate colleges in the nation by Washington Monthly magazine for creating social mobility, and producing cutting-edge scholarship and research.

Benedict College received the  prestigious  ACE/ Fidelity Investments Awards for Institutional Transformation and was named the HBCU of the Year by HBCU Digest.

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Alumni Spotlights

#TheBESTofBC Alumni share how Benedict College made an impact on their career of choice.

Sesquicentennial Celebration Kick-Off

One Hundred Fiftieth Founder’s Day Convocation

Thursday, September 3, 2020

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