493
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,677
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
64
64%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology is a 2-year institution located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 41 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA  02116-6296
United States
Contact Ms. Brittainy Johnson
Associate Director of Admissions
Email: bjohnson@bfit.edu
Phone: 617-423-4630
Fax: 617-482-3706

Majors & Degrees

Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
Electrical And Power Transmission Installation Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Architectural Drafting And CAD/CADD Checkmark
Architectural Engineering Technology Checkmark
Automotive Engineering Technology Checkmark Checkmark
Biomedical Technology Checkmark
Computer Engineering Technology Checkmark
Computer Technology/computer Systems Technology Checkmark
Drafting And Design Technology Checkmark
Electrical And Electronic Engineering Technologies Related Checkmark
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
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Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology Checkmark Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

635
Applied
407
Accepted
493
Enrolled
64%
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Female Admissions

86
Females Applied
46
Females Accepted
53%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

549
Males Applied
361
Males Accepted
66%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Recommended Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

16,950
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Fees

1,265
Full-time student fees
14,600
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

11,677
Avg. Financial Aid Package
12,126
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
8,581
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
45%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met

Student Body

493
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.62%
Black or African American 29.07%
White or Caucasian 30.52%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.41%
Asian 9.28%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.21%
Two or more races 2.68%
Other 6.39%

Gender

Male (90.06%)
Female (9.94%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Technology Olympics, Multicultural Feast and Spring Carnival

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Phi Theta Kappa, Student Government and Leadership, yearbook and video club, Green Technology Club and Women's Forum

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Soccer No No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No