General Information About North Bennet Street School
At NBSS, we teach and uphold the principles and practices of the craftsmanship tradition — including skillful use of hand tools and power equipment, informed choice of appropriate materials, creative problem-solving grounded in knowledge of the best solutions of the craft, and complete dedication to the highest quality of work. Our intensive programs and workshops provide a transformative experience for people who share a passion for materials, creative work, and careers that employ the intelligence of hands to produce objects that last.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- 2-4 years certificate
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 30 Percent Admitted 77% Men Admitted 79% Women Admitted 50% Full Time Retention Rate 95%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 165 Native American 0.0 Asian 6.0 African American 6.0 Hispanic 2.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 151 Enrolled FullTime Graduates