Brandman University Overview
Brandman University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Irvine, California. The location of Brandman is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.
What Is Brandman University Known For?
- Although it may not be available for every major, the doctor's degree is the highest one a student can attain at Brandman.
- In 2017-2018, 11% of the faculty were full-time.
Brandman University Rankings
According to College Factual's 2021 analysis, Brandman is ranked #1,589 out of 1,715 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. Brandman also holds the #111 spot on the Best Colleges in California ranking.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that Brandman has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Brandman
|Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students||134|
|Best Colleges for Veterans||242|
|Best Colleges for Diversity||479|
Where Is Brandman University?
Contact details for Brandman are given below.
|Address:||16355 Laguna Canyon Road, Irvine, CA 92618|
How Do I Get Into Brandman?
You can apply to Brandman online at: www.brandman.edu/apply
Admission Requirements for Brandman
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL||neither required nor recommended|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Brandman?
Approximately 39% of accepted students are men and 61% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 69%, and the acceptance rate for women is 67%.
Can I Afford Brandman University?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Brandman, approximately 20% of students took out student loans averaging $37 a year. That adds up to $148 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Brandman is 5.2%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
Brandman University Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 4,135 graduate students at the school.
Of the 1,033 full-time undergraduates at Brandman, 45% are male and 55% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Brandman University students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||116|
|Hispanic or Latino||147|
California students aren't the only ones who study at Brandman University. At this time, 6 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Online Learning at Brandman University
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Brandman has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 7th most popular in California for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Brandman
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Brandman University was 10.5%. This is the #109 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Brandman regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Brandman majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Brandman ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Brandman.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Brandman University Majors
In 2017-2018, Brandman University awarded 2,048 undergraduate degrees and 2,468 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.
|Business Administration & Management||0||253||343||0|
|Child Development & Psychology||0||2||0||0|
|Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology||0||0||43||0|
|Communication & Media Studies||0||5||0||0|
|Computer Information Systems||0||20||0||0|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||0||82||0||0|
|Curriculum & Instruction||0||0||18||0|
|General Social Sciences||0||23||0||0|
|Human Resource Management||0||0||43||0|
|Instructional Media Design||0||0||22||0|
|Legal Support Services||0||6||0||0|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||85||217||0||0|
|Mental & Social Health Services||0||0||164||0|
|Non-Professional General Legal Studies||0||8||0||0|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||0||47||98||0|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.