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  • Brescia UniversityAdmissions & Enrollment

    Number of students in online programs5491
    Acceptance rate (campuswide)49.4%2
    Minimum / average high school GPA for acceptanceN/A / 3.02
    Average ACT score of accepted studentsNot available
    Admissions tests acceptedACT or SAT
    Admissions essay required?No
    Admissions interview required?No
    References required?No
    Other admissions requirementsNone
  • Brescia UniversityTuition & Aid

    In-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$4773
    In-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$5703
    In-state tuition for academic year (including fees)$20,4401
    Out-of-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$4773
    Out-of-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$5703
    Out-of-state tuition for academic year** (including fees)$20,4401
    Financial Aid Availability
    Financial aid availableYes
    % of undergraduates receiving need-based financial aidNot available


    • *The cost per online credit hour does not include distance education fees or other expenses such as books and exam proctoring fees.
    • **Out-of-state students receive the same tuition rate as in-state students.
  • Brescia UniversityAcademics & Faculty

    Regional accrediting bodySACS
    Online psychology programs offeredBachelor of Arts
    First online program offered in2007-2008
    Grad school accredited by the APA?Not applicable
    Psychology Coursework
    Foundational CoursesGeneral Psychology; Psychology: Discipline and Profession; Statistical Methods; Experimental Design and Methodology; Applied Methods and Measurement; History and Systems of Psychology; Biology and Society
    Full-time online instructional faculty282
    Instructional faculty with PhD (campuswide)70%3
    Tenured faculty (campuswide)21%4
    Average experience teaching onlineNot available
  • Brescia UniversityServices & Support

    Online program same as campus?Yes
    Student to student engagementYes
    Online chatroomsYes
    Web conferencing (webinars)Yes
    Skype or other visual softwareYes
    Student Support
    Academic advisingYes
    Career placement assistance?Yes
    Access to digitized library materials?Yes
    24-7 technical support?Yes
    Live tutoring?No
    Instructor response expected within48 hours2
    One-year new student retention rate66%1
    Graduation rate26%1
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