Benedictine University

Benedictine University is a regionally accredited and highly regarded associate, bachelor, master and doctoral degree granting institution. With a rich history dating back over 120 years, Benedictine has built its reputation on outstanding academic programs, credentialed faculty members, and service-minded graduates.

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It's that simple. Let Benedictine University help. With our online programs, you can have a life while you earn your degree. Our convenient online options allow working professionals with at least two years of on the job experience, from all over the world the opportunity to increase their earning potential, find high profile positions and advance in their chosen career.

  • We have voluntarily frozen tuition at 2008-2009 rates for the 2009-2010 academic year. While other schools are implementing tuition increases and higher fees, Benedictine University remains focused on our students.
  • Convenience: Access your course work anywhere via an easy-to-use, online platform enhanced by outstanding 24 x 7 technical support.
  • 100 percent Online: Complete your master's degree entirely online. There are no residency requirements.
  • Affordable: We offer affordable tuition and generous financial aid programs.
  • Interactive: Interact fully with your Professors and other students in our unique virtual-classroom setting.
  • Transformative: Our graduates are prepared for a lifetime as respected, informed, and responsible citizens and leaders in the world community.

Founded in 1887, Benedictine has been named one of the top schools in the Midwest. We provide the small classes and personal attention of a private university combined with the academic challenge of a major research institution.

Our faculty includes an appropriate blend of full-time professors and adjunct professors who are business and industry professionals as well as excellent teachers, researchers, and practitioners.

Benedictine University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC), the Illinois State Board of Education, the National League for Nursing, and the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education of The American Dietetic Association.

Online Courses / Degree Programs



Health Care




5700 College Rd
Lisle IL  5700



Average Cost per Credit


Accrediting Agency

New England Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Delivery Format


Institution Type

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above

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