Briar Cliff University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Sioux City, IA

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$32,202

Avg tuition

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About Briar Cliff University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Catholic, Roman Catholic  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.

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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Open admission Yes

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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1k

Students Enrolled

41%

Online Student Enrollment

11:1

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

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%

Female student population

57%

Socio-economic diversity

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

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

15

Total Online Enrollment

465

Student Location Breakout

41% 59%

Percent of Programs Online

76% On-campus

24% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 15% online

Graduate Certificate 100% online

Master's 60% online

Doctorate 33% online

Financial 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

Financial Outlook

$37k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$23k

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.