Brenau University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Gainesville, GA

$31,084

Avg tuition

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About Brenau University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Brenau University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Gainesville, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,817, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 46 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for students are $31,084.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

58% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 920-1140

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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3k

Students Enrolled

60%

Online Student Enrollment

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

47%

Black

30%

Hispanic

10%

Unknown

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Two or more races

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

86%

Socio-economic diversity

57% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

55

Total Online Enrollment

1,685

Student Location Breakout

60% 40%

Percent of Programs Online

47% On-campus

53% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate 100% online

Bachelor's 33% online

Graduate Certificate 78% online

Master's 68% online

Doctorate 43% online

Financial Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

57%

State Grant Aid

81%

Institution Grant Aid

87%

Pell Grant

57%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,207
State Grant Aid $3,369
Institution Grant Aid $16,648
Pell Grant Aid $4,349

Financial Outlook

$41k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.