Overview
Chinese
In 1940, Columbia International University founded a Christian high school in Asheville, North Carolina. It was named Ben Lippen, a Scottish Phrase meaning “Mountain of Trust.” In 1988, Ben Lippen School moved to Columbia, SC. Today, it has more than 800 students enrolled in Pre-K through 12th grade. Ben Lippen High School is an independent, rigorous, college preparatory Christian school which includes Honors, AP, Dual Credit, and a diverse selection of electives and co-curricular activities. This culturally rich student body is taught by a strong faculty, most of whom hold advanced degrees. To prepare students to lead and work in the 21st century, the curriculum incorporates critical thinking, creativity, communication and collaborative skills.

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Chinese Student Mgmt

Co-ed Boarding Grades: 6-12
Co-edCo-ed
Co-ed Rural
Yes ESL: Yes
40,000 Tuition: $40,000
930 # of Student: 930
Co-ed Teacher:Student: 1:14
Co-ed International Student: 10.00%
14 AP Courses: 14
-1.00 Endowment: N/A
75 Faculty w/ adv. degree: 75%
1490 SAT: 1359/1600
Chinese Student Facts (2021)
Acceptance Rate
65.00%
Spots Next Year
10 - 15
% Chinese Student
2.50%

TOEFL
SSAT%
SSAT
Min. Avg.
School Videos (2)
Ben Lippen寄宿项目
Ben Lippen75周年校庆

School Gallery (19)
AP Courses
Total 14
Biology Spanish Language and Culture Statistics
Calculus AB Calculus BC Chemistry
English Language and Composition English Literature and Composition United States History
European History Physics 1 Studio Art: Drawing
United States Government and Politics
AP Scores
In the year of 2020 - 2020, students took a total of 131 AP exams, 18% resulted in scores of 5, 33% resulted in scores of 4+, 64% resulted in scores of 3+
Arts
Total 9
Band Choir Drama
Guitar Music Theory Digital Media
Drawing Painting Sculpture
Extracurricular Sports
Total 14
Baseball Basketball Cheerleading
Cross Country Football Golf
Soccer Softball Swimming
Tennis Track and Field Volleyball
Wrestling
Extracurricular Activities and Clubs
Total 20
Choir Yearbook Art Club
Badminton Club Band Bible Studies
Bowling Club Math Team Improv Club
Prayer Groups Robotics Team Science Team
Student Leadership Super Fans Theater
Young Life Discipleship Sailing Model United Nations
National Honor Society
Data Source
FindingSchool's data comes from enthusiastic users, school officials, invited consultants and public data.
Contact Info
School Website
http://www.benlippen.com
School Address
7401 Monticello Rd. Columbia, SC 29203
Phone Number
803-807-4113
Admission Office Email
Steve.Sark@BenLippen.com
State/Provience
South Carolina
Basic Info
Year Founded
1940
Campus Size
400 acres
Boarding Rate
10%
Religious Affiliation
christian
Application
Deadline
Rolling
School Code
TOEFL:3307
Interview
Skype, On Campus, Admission Travel to China, Others, Zoom or WeChat
Pre Interview
Updating
Other Accepted Scores
IELTS, Duolingo, iTEP-Slate, ELTiS
Year of Accepting Chinese Students
1996
# of Chinese Students
9
Grades open for Chinese Students
6 -12
SAT/ACT
School FS Avg
  • 4.6 / 5
    • Overall
      5.0 / 5
    • Academics
      5.0 / 5
    • Campus
      5.0 / 5
    • Student Life
      4.3 / 5
    • Athletic&Art
      5.0 / 5
    • Transportation
      5.0 / 5