Brescia University Overview


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Located in Owensboro, Kentucky, Brescia University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith.

In the most recent statistical year 4,153 prospective students applied, and 1,991 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 155 enrolled in the school.  776 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 284 attend part time.  In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $20,500 plus fees of $600.

Brescia University is ranked 836 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2016 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. The following statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Brescia University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Brescia University is worse than average in terms of graduating students.

4 Years

17% Received a Bachelor Degree in 4 years

5 Years

26% Received a Bachelor Degree in 5 years

6 Years

32% Received a Bachelor Degree in 6 years

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=156356 IPEDS survey data for Brescia University.