B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B+
  3. Diversity
    A-
  4. Campus
    B+
  5. Athletics
    C+
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    B+
  10. Campus Food
    B+
  11. Student Life
    B-
  12. Safety
    A+
Brescia University is ...
Private not-for-profit, Catholic
Athletic Division
NAIA Division II
Athletic Conference
River States
Address
717 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY 42301

Brescia University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

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Test Scores and GPA for Brescia University

Cost

Net Price
$11,165/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $9,547/ year
  • $30-48k
    $10,287/ year
  • $49-75k
    $9,892/ year
  • $76-110k
    $11,805/ year
  • $110k+
    $14,108/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.11 responses
91%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.11 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.11 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
768Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
39%
Pell Grant
49%
Varsity Athletes
23%
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
55%
Poll
82%
of students say they don't have Greek life.11 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.12 responses
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
30%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
75%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.8 responses
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Brescia University Reviews

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Brescia is a great place to further your education. The campus is small enough that you can walk anywhere you need to be in less than 10 minutes. The campus size also allows for students to get to know one another better. This is a university with great on-and-off campus activities, such as bonfires, trips to amusement parks, movie nights, and guest speakers. The academic programs are excellent, especially Social Work, and all of the professors are great. The only downfalls of Brescia are the living spaces for students and the financial aid office. The apartments are great, but the dorms are extremely small and are in a great need of being updated. The financial aid office seems to mess up constantly and its a hassle having to go down there to find out why you suddenly owe $5,000 every other month.
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Excellent, quality education. You truly are part of the family when you enroll in Brescia. Challenging without being overwhelming. Supportive without constrictive. Engaging and superior!
The Financial Aid Office made an extra effort to find monies for me to attend classes there. All the professors were on hand to make sure the college experience at Brescia was successful. I enjoyed all the required biblical classes and decided then that I wanted to further my studies because of the priests who taught the classes. My time there was deeply satisfying.