Brescia University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Brescia University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,060 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1950 and is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in Owensboro, Kentucky.

Brescia University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are available at Brescia University.

Brescia University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Social Work, Business, General Studies, Psychology, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Brescia University student retention rate is low at 59% (below Kentucky average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Brescia University is low - 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at Brescia University is pretty good: 13:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,500
High
Average tuition charges are high, about $20,000 per year. The additional fees at Brescia University beyond tuition are nearly $500; this comes to $20,500 annually.

Read the details about Brescia 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
48%
Doable
According to government data, 4,153 applications were submitted and 1,991 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Brescia University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Brescia University offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Brescia 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Brescia University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 400 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime information, Brescia University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Brescia University Location and Maps



Post Address: Brescia University, 717 Frederica St, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301-3023, USA
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