|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||577 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Briar Cliff University has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Briar Cliff University's tuition was $27,684 for all students regardless of residency (3.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 98% of Briar Cliff University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 47% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,077 (which is 7.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Briar Cliff University in 2016-2017, was 166, which is 90% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,092 (which is 20.3% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Briar Cliff University has enrolled a total of 1,316 students (884 students full-time and 432 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,316 students, 145 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and 1,117 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 199 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 317 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 8%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Briar Cliff University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||43%||47||17|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||8||6|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||4|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||4%||4|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||2|
|Visual And Performing Arts||0%||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Briar Cliff University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Briar Cliff University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,600. Last year, out of the total 500 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 500 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 629 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 585 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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