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College of Science & Health

Preparing future scientists and health care professionals for careers in service to humanity and the common good

The College of Science & Health at Benedictine University offers degrees that provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to find a rewarding career. Our nationally recognized faculty enjoys engaging students at all levels in investigative research in their laboratories, often presenting their work at national professional conferences. 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 about the best course of study for you. The College of Science & Health has an excellent record of placing students in their first career positions, medical and other health care professional schools, and graduate master’s and doctoral programs.

College of Science and Health Faculty Directory
Lisle Campus
Benedictine University Locations
Dual Acceptance Affiliations, Partnerships, and Fast-Track Programs

Dual Acceptance Affiliations, Partnerships,
and Fast-Track Programs

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Enjoy engaging in investigative research

Student Learning Assistant Program
Students assisting in the classroom.

Scholarships

Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships available for incoming freshmen.

Jurica Scholars Program

Birck-Tellabs Scholarship

Project Lead The Way Scholarship

Paul & Ann Skvarla, and Fr. Norbert Skvarla Memorial Award

Find Out What Our Alumni Say

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“Class sizes are a little smaller at Benedictine compared to other universities. People can form a community within a classroom, which makes it easier to learn together. I love the community aspect at Benedictine’s College of Science. Students can learn from each other through constructive team projects, and professors are always willing to help students.”

Mahrukh Raheem, Class of 2020

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“Class sizes are a little smaller at Benedictine compared to other universities. People can form a community within a classroom, which makes it easier to learn together. I love the community aspect at Benedictine’s College of Science. Students can learn from each other through constructive team projects, and professors are always willing to help students.”

Mahrukh Raheem, Class of 2020

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How Can College of Science of Science & Health Alumni Stay Involved?

Alumni Achievement Awards 2022

Congratulations to our 2022 Alumni Achievement Award Recipients. Click here for more information.

Ian Hall, Ph.D., Biological Sciences

Benedictine University awarded $382,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health

Benedictine University’s Dr. Ian Hall (associate professor, biology) has been awarded $382,000 for Biological Research from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communicative Disorders as part of more than […]

Hiba Durrani, Lincoln Student Laureate

Hiba Durrani Selected Lincoln Academy Student Laureate

Hiba Durrani of Aurora, IL has been named Benedictine University’s Lincoln Academy Student Laureate. Durrani is a Health Science major who in her three years at Benedictine University has achieved […]

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