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Brescia University – Tuition & Success Analysis

Owensboro, KY

Brescia University – Snapshot


Four-Year Private University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 956

Average annual cost of attendance: $12,088

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $30,000

Campus Setting: Small City

Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

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Brescia University Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $10,293

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $10,374

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $11,390

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $15,236

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $16,799


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Brescia University. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Brescia University Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 29%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 61%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $40,100

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 61%

Brescia University Admissions

Brescia University Acceptance Rate: 47%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 460 to 520

SAT Critical Reading: 405 to 515

SAT Writing: N/A to N/A

ACT English: 20 to 25

ACT Math: 17 to 24

ACT Writing: N/A to N/A

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Brescia University actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Brescia University Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 61%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 71%

Typical student debt: $30,000

Typical monthly loan payment: $319

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Majors at Brescia University


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Brescia University:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 4%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 10%
  • Education – 4%
  • Engineering – 4%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 3%
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics – 1%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 2%
  • History – 1%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 1%
  • Mathematics and Statistics – 1%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 9%
  • Psychology – 8%
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions – 44%
  • Social Sciences – 2%
  • Theology and Religious Vocations – 2%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 4%

For more information about the various majors at Brescia University, visit their website.

Brescia University Diversity


Overall Composition at Brescia University

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Brescia University full time:  74%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Brescia University part time:  26%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Brescia University:  51%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 1%

Asian: 1%

Black: 15%

Hispanic: 7%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Two or more races: 0%

Unknown: 10%

White: 65%

Brescia University Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 1.3

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 3.3

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 10.5

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.

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