Bryan University
Springfield, MO 65804


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Non Traditional
Total enrollment 282
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 7:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Bryan 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.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 69% of Bryan University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 62% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,145 (which is 17.5% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Bryan University in 2016-2017, was 24, which is 62% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $9,506 (which is 32.9% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,378
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,154
Financial aid
National Average = 89%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Bryan University has enrolled a total of 282 students (282 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 282 students, 36 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 32% men and 68% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 200 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 70%

Black/African American: 23%

Hispanic: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%


Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at Bryan 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 36% 122 38
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 36% 122 30
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 12% 41 9
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 6% 19 5
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 1% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 36%

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 Bryan University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $26,804

The typical median income of Bryan University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,400. Last year, out of the total 97 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 97 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 79 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 79 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $38,400 $49,500
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 97 79