Bellarmine University: Review & Facts

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Bellarmine University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,850 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1950 and is one of the 24 colleges located in Louisville, Kentucky.

Bellarmine University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
Fair
At Bellarmine University you can receive your 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Bellarmine University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Business, Medical, and Physical Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
81%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Bellarmine University student retention rate is high at 81% (well above Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Bellarmine University is average: 67%.

Student to faculty ratio at Bellarmine University is pretty good -- 12:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,800
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high - about $36,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Bellarmine University beyond tuition are around $1,500; this makes it a total of $37,800 per year.

Read the details about Bellarmine University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
84%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 5,885 applications were submitted and 4,940 were accepted; so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

Bellarmine University might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Bellarmine University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,100
Medium
Bellarmine University provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bellarmine University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Bellarmine University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,200 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high - nearly $7,100 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Bellarmine University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Bellarmine University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bellarmine University Location and Maps



Post Address: Bellarmine University, 2001 Newburg Rd, Louisville, Kentucky 40205-0671, USA
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