Brightwood College Dayton: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Brightwood College Dayton is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 330 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1971 and is one of the 14 schools and colleges located in Dayton, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
Few
Brightwood College Dayton will give you the option to earn a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Brightwood College Dayton follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Dental, Nursing, Photography, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
52%
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Brightwood College Dayton is low at 52% (way below Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Brightwood College Dayton is low - 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Brightwood College Dayton is reasonably decent: 18:1. Learn more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,700
High
Average tuition price is high, around $20,000 per year. The additional fees at Brightwood College Dayton not covered by tuition are roughly $700; which comes to a total of $20,700 a year.

Read the details about Brightwood College Dayton 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Brightwood College Dayton is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Brightwood College Dayton and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (937) 294-6155 or check Brightwood College Dayton Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Brightwood College Dayton provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Brightwood College Dayton, 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
At present there is no on-campus housing at Brightwood College Dayton.

Based on the college crime data, Brightwood College Dayton appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Brightwood College Dayton Location and Maps



Post Address: Brightwood College Dayton, 2800 East River Road, Dayton, Ohio 45439, USA
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