Bentley College is a business university focusing on business and related professions for a global economy. Founded in 1917 as a school of accounting and finance, the school moved from downtown Boston in 1968 to its present 163-acre campus in order to accommodate a growing enrollment. In 1961 Bentley College first offered science baccalaureate (BS) degrees.
Undergraduates number over 4000 and graduate students over 1300. Class sizes average 24 for undergraduates and 21 for graduates. Four out of five full-time undergraduates live on campus.
Graduate programs offer business degrees (MBA) and Master of Science (MS) degrees in nine disciplines.
Over 90 percent of Bentley students find professional employment or enroll in graduate school within six months. Bentley College is rated among the top business education institutions nationally.