Briar Cliff UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Sioux City, Iowa Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$32,202

Avg tuition

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About Briar Cliff University

Briar Cliff University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Sioux City, Iowa. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,129, and admissions are selective. The university offers 47 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 40%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $32,202.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Retention Rate 66%

Graduation Rate 40%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

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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57%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

64%

Hispanic

15%

Black

11%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

Two or more races

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Socio-Economic Diversity

31% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

33%

State Grant Aid

14%

Institution Grant Aid

72%

Pell Grant

31%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,541
State Grant Aid $6,113
Institution Grant Aid $20,088
Pell Grant Aid $4,181
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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.