Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community dedicated to teaching and learning, scholarship and service, truth and justice, as inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition, the social teaching of the Church, and the principles of wisdom in the Rule of St. Benedict.
Benedictine University aspires to be a thought leader in Catholic higher education. We seek to provide a transformative and integrative educational experience grounded in Benedictine values, helping students shape lives of meaning and purpose as engaged citizens who care for the earth, welcome people of diverse faiths and cultures, and promote the common good.
Thank you for your interest in the College of Science at Benedictine University. We welcome the opportunity to be your partner on the road to your success in this evolving, technologically-confident world. The pursuit of science and mathematics has never been more attractive or rewarding. Take some time to see which science and math programs at Benedictine can help you achieve your career goals. Our programs enjoy an outstanding reputation for producing successful scientists, healthcare professionals, and analysts. Our nationally respected faculty and staff work directly with our students, preparing them to lead lives of meaning, purpose and distinction. Our ratio of faculty to students ensures that everyone has an opportunity to benefit from the experienced guidance of experts in any subject you choose to study. Hands-on, practical experience is built into our science and mathematics courses. The College encourages and supports participation by students in the innovative research and discovery led by faculty and staff. These projects range in scope from international to addressing local issues that directly affect the region. Our expert professional and faculty advisors will help you identify your strengths and passions, and explore our majors and program options so you can make an informed decision on which course of study is best for you. We have an excellent record of placing students in their first career positions, medical and other healthcare professional schools, or graduate master’s and doctoral programs.
At Benedictine University you'll meet lifelong friends and future colleagues. Please explore our website or visit us in person to learn more about our excellent faculty, coursework, research, facilities, and student advising programs. Together, we can pave the path to your success.