In 2014, The Chronicle of Higher Education ranked Benedictine University as the No. 1 fastest-growing campus in the country among private nonprofit doctoral institutions between 2002-2012.
Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the fourth consecutive year in 2014.
Benedictine's Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain's Chicago Business as the sixth largest in the Chicago area in 2014.
Graduateprograms.com ranked Benedictine University's online M.B.A. and online Public Health programs among the best in the nation in Fall 2014.
TheBestColleges.org ranked Benedictine No. 1 in the nation for online master’s degrees in health administration and health care management; third among the top online Catholic Colleges and Universities, online Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) programs and online colleges for accounting degrees; and fifth in the nation for online Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) programs for 2014.
Publichealthonline.org ranked Benedictine University on its list of Best Online M.P.H. programs for 2015.
U.S. News & World Report consistently lists Benedictine University among the best colleges and universities in the nation and recognizes BenU for campus ethnic diversity. For 2014, Benedictine was named to its list of "Best Online Bachelor's Programs," "Best Online Graduate Business Programs," "Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs" and "Best Online Bachelor's Programs for Veterans."
StateUniversity.com ranked Benedictine University as the second safest four-year school in Illinois based on a scale that accounts for the severity and frequency of on-campus crime in 2012.
Benedictine University's Police Department in 2013 became the first private University law enforcement agency in Illinois to earn accreditation through the Illinois Law Enforcement Accreditation Program.
Affordablecollegesonline.org ranked Benedictine University among the top 15 most affordable Catholic colleges and universities in the country with the highest starting salaries earned by graduates and among the most affordable colleges in Illinois for online programs for 2014.
Recognized by the Daily Herald Business Ledger on the list of "Oldest Companies and Organizations" for 2013.