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Bennington College Majors

Graduation Statistics

61%

graduate within six years
  • 62% within eight years
  • 46% within four years
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229 Graduates
Bennington College offers bachelors through masters degrees.
Bachelor's Master's

Faculty Overview

152 Faculty
Full Time
  • 90 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service
Part Time
  • 62 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service

Study Options

Study Abroad Opportunities

This college has programs to study and gain cultural experiences in countries around the world.

Teacher Certification Offered

This college offers teacher certification.

Programs & Majors

ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES Bachelor Master
Architecture 8 -
Environmental Design/Architecture - -
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor Master
Asian Studies/Civilization - -
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 1 -
Latin American Studies 1 -
Women's Studies 1 -
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 7 -
Ecology 4 -
Evolutionary Biology 1 -
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
Communication and Media Studies, Other 1 -
Communication, General - -
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other - -
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 1 -
Speech Communication and Rhetoric - -
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 6 -
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
Computer Graphics - -
Computer Science 2 -
Computer and Information Sciences, General - -
EDUCATION Bachelor Master
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - -
Education, General 1 -
English/Language Arts Teacher Education - -
French Language Teacher Education - 1
Mathematics Teacher Education - -
Music Teacher Education - -
Social Studies Teacher Education - -
Spanish Language Teacher Education - 1
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels - -
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master
Creative Writing - -
English Language and Literature, General - -
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other - 41
General Literature 21 -
Writing, General 2 -
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES Bachelor Master
Child Development - -
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master
Applied Linguistics - -
Chinese Language and Literature 2 -
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General - -
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other - -
French Language and Literature 5 -
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General - -
Italian Language and Literature - -
Japanese Language and Literature 3 -
Language Interpretation and Translation - -
Spanish Language and Literature 2 -
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
Public Health, General 1 -
HISTORY Bachelor Master
History, General 5 -
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master
General Studies - -
Humanities/Humanistic Studies - -
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other - -
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies - -
LIBRARY SCIENCE Bachelor Master
Archives/Archival Administration 1 -
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master
Mathematical Biology 1 -
Mathematics, General 1 -
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor Master
Biological and Physical Sciences - -
International/Global Studies - -
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other - -
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 2 -
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION Bachelor Master
Environmental Science 1 -
Environmental Studies 2 -
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master
Jewish/Judaic Studies - -
Philosophy 3 -
Religion/Religious Studies 2 -
PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
Astronomy - -
Astrophysics 1 -
Chemistry, General - -
Geology/Earth Science, General 1 -
Physical Sciences - -
Physics, General 2 -
PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master
Applied Psychology 2 -
Developmental and Child Psychology - -
Psychology, General 9 -
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Bachelor Master
Public Policy Analysis, General 6 -
SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
Anthropology 12 -
Anthropology, Other 1 -
Economics, General - -
International Relations and Affairs 1 -
Medical Anthropology 1 -
Political Science and Government, General 6 -
Political Science and Government, Other - -
Social Sciences, General 10 -
Social Sciences, Other 3 -
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 4 -
Art/Art Studies, General - -
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 4 -
Cinematography and Film/Video Production - -
Costume Design 1 -
Dance, General 11 2
Design and Visual Communications, General 1 -
Directing and Theatrical Production - -
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 15 -
Fashion/Apparel Design - -
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 5 -
Game and Interactive Media Design - -
Graphic Design 1 -
Intermedia/Multimedia - -
Music Performance, General 1 -
Music Theory and Composition 1 -
Music, General 17 -
Music, Other - -
Painting 2 -
Photography 5 -
Playwriting and Screenwriting 2 -
Printmaking 4 -
Sculpture 4 -
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 1 -
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism - -
Visual and Performing Arts, General 40 -
Visual and Performing Arts, Other - -
Voice and Opera - -
Reviews Academic Rigor
  • Rebecca from Bennington, VT
  • 5
  • The first thing that made my jaw drop about Bennington was the faculty. They are real people who have made something of themselves in their field and have returned to…

  • Jul-16-2009 Read More
  • Jessica from Ledyard, CT
  • 5
  • Its amazing what Bennington Graduates are doing with themselves, if you look for it, you'll find Benningtonites everywhere. The grandpa from Little Miss Sunshine, authors everywhere, the woman who made…

  • Dec-14-2009 Read More