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Brescia University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Brescia University

Website: http://www.brescia.edu
Address: 717 Frederica St , Owensboro , Kentucky - 42301-3023
Phone: (270) 685-3131
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's
Campus setting
Small City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $25
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
582
250
332
Percent admitted
73%
72%
74%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
26%
27%
24%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
380
450
SAT Math
410
540
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
18
23
ACT English
17
24
ACT Math
16
23
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $15,000
Out-of-state tuition $15,000
Books and supplies $1,000
On-campus room and board $7,000
On-campus other expenses $2,000
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
97%
-
Federal grant aid
32%
$3,338
State or local grant aid
72%
$4,009
Institutional grant aid
96%
-
Loan aid
68%
$3,065
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
622
45%
55%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 586
Estimated graduates enrolled 44
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 41%
Men 33%
Women 48%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 0%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 0%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 40%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $13,620 $14,220 $15,440 $16,215 5.0%
Books and supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $5,800 $6,100 $7,000 $7,600 8.6%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $5,100 $5,100 $5,100 $5,100 0.0%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $22,420 $23,320 $25,440 $26,815 5.4%
Off Campus $21,720 $22,320 $23,540 $24,315 3.3%
Off Campus with Family $16,620 $17,220 $18,440 $19,215 4.2%
 

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 677 245 432
Percent admitted 67% 61% 70%
Percent admitted who enrolled 27% 30% 26%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 12 10%
ACT 108 89%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Math 440 510
ACT Composite 18 24
ACT English 18 24
ACT Math 16 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges 1/1/1957 -   Accredited