At Brescia University, education is more than receiving a diploma; it is about making a difference.  It is the foundation of who we are as a Catholic, liberal arts, educational institution.

College - University Name

Brescia University

Year Founded

1950

Location

Owensboro, KY

Website

www.brescia.edu

School Social Media

Institution Type

Private

Religious Affiliation

Catholic

Co-Ed?

Yes

Student-to-Teacher Ratio/Class Size

11:1

Number of Undergrad Students

989

Types of Undergraduate Degrees Available + Hours

  • Associates Degrees (63 credit hours)
  • Bachelors Degrees (128 credit hours)
  • Certificate Programs (42 - 48 credit hours)

Most Popular Undergrad Degrees

  • Social Work (BSW)
  • Business
  • Biology
  • Education
  • Psychology

% Male

30

% Female

70

Types of Graduate Programs Available + Hours

  • Masters of Science in Management
  • Masters of Business Administration
  • Masters of Science in Teacher Leadership

Most Popular Graduate Degrees Your School Offers

  • Master of Business Administration

Calendar System

Semesters (Fall, Spring)

Are online degrees available?

Yes

Is room and board on site available?

Yes

What is student life like at Brescia University?

  • Student Government Association
  • Student Activities Programming Board
  • Campus Ministry
  • Student Newspaper
  • Choir
  • Academic Clubs
  • Honors College
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Pep Band
  • Z.E.S.T. (Zombie Emergency Survival Team)

Most Popular Sports Available

  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Softball

Admission Process - How can a potential student get started?

Fill out the application online at http://www.brescia.edu/apply-now. Submit official high school transcript and ACT/SAT scores if an incoming freshman. 2.5 cumulative GPA and 18 composite on ACT required for automatic admission; Submit official transcripts from all colleges attended if an incoming transfer student. Combined college GPA of 2.0 required for automatic admission.

Are school scholarships available?

Yes, ranging from $4,000 - $14,000.

Why should you choose Brescia University?

At Brescia University, education is more than receiving a diploma; it is about making a difference.  It is the foundation of who we are as a Catholic, liberal arts, educational institution.

Through individualized attention we assist our students to develop their intellectual capacity and to encourage growth in character and moral virtue. Brescia is focused on producing servant leaders whose lives exemplify leadership capabilities balanced with the responsibility of service.