Brescia University Overview
Brescia University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Owensboro, Kentucky. The city atmosphere of Owensboro makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.
What Is Brescia University Known For?
- Although it may not be available for every major, the master's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Brescia University.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 42% of the faculty were full-time.
Brescia University Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Brescia University.
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Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Brescia University has earned from around the web.
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Where Is Brescia University?
Contact details for Brescia University are given below.
|Address:||717 Frederica St, Owensboro, KY 42301-3023|
How Do I Get Into Brescia University?
You can apply to Brescia University online at: www.brescia.edu/apply-now
Admission Requirements for Brescia University
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||considered but not required|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||considered but not required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Brescia University?
Approximately 29% of accepted students are men and 68% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 36%, and the acceptance rate for women is 47%.
Average Test Scores
About 0% of students accepted to Brescia University submitted their SAT scores.Brescia University received ACT scores from 87% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 17 and 23. Math scores were between 16 and 23. Composite scores were between 19 and 23.
Can I Afford Brescia University?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Brescia University, approximately 72% of students took out student loans averaging $5,809 a year. That adds up to $23,236 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Brescia University is 9.7%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.
Brescia University Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 63 graduate students at the school.
Of the 754 full-time undergraduates at Brescia University, 31% are male and 69% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Brescia University students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||94|
|Hispanic or Latino||50|
Kentucky students aren't the only ones who study at Brescia University. At this time, 12 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 19 countries are represented at Brescia University. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Brazil, Nigeria, and Vietnam.
Online Learning at Brescia University
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Brescia University has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 35th most popular in Kentucky for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Brescia University
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Brescia University was -4.2%. This is the #2,433 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Brescia University regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Brescia University majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Brescia University ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Brescia University.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Theological & Ministerial Studies||#104|
|Theology & Religious Vocations||#157|
|Public Administration & Social Service||#234|
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%.
Brescia University Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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.
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