Brescia University

Brescia University Ranking

country rank: 1384
world rank: 4234

University Overview

Brescia University ranking, established in 1950, is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education college based in the urban setting of Owensboro, Kentucky (population range of 50,000-249,999). Brescia University ranking is a modest (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education organization officially associated with the Christian-Catholic faith. It is approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Brescia University provides classes and programmes leading to publicly accredited higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. credentials, diplomas, associate or base degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 70-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate for this US higher education institution is 30-40%, rendering it a very selective institution. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Brescia University also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Brescia University Ranking

University Identity

Name Brescia University
Founded 1950
Motto Make a difference...

University Location

Address 717 Frederica Street Owensboro 42301-3023 Kentucky United States
Tel +1 (270) 685 3131
Fax +1 (270) 686 4314

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office 717 Frederica Street Owensboro 42301-3023 (270) 686 4241 877 273 7242

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph - www.usaromanunionursulines.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Brescia University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 56,547 physical volumes, 1,447 physical media, 7,566 digital/electronic medium and 112 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Brescia University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 335 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

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