Brescia UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Owensboro, Kentucky Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other private schools

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$23,500

Avg tuition

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About Brescia University

Brescia University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Owensboro, Kentucky. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,014, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 42%. The university offers 32 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 34%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $23,500.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

42% 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.

Acceptance Rate 42%

Retention Rate 68%

Graduation Rate 34%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1000-1260

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

Ways to Learn

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.

Learning Environment

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

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70%

Female Student Population

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

65%

Unknown

13%

Black

11%

Hispanic

7%

Two or more races

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

46% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid 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

46%

State Grant Aid

63%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

46%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,030
State Grant Aid $4,789
Institution Grant Aid $17,059
Pell Grant Aid $4,480
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.