Brenau University

Gainesville, Georgia

Overview

Address500 Washington Street SE
School Websitewww.brenau.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Brenau University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Gainesville, Georgia that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,674 students applied to Brenau University. Of those students, 1,521 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Brenau University was $28,650, in addition to fees of $400. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Brenau University.

Brenau University has a 43% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired

%

The Brenau University acceptance rate is 57%. To put this into perspective, 1,521 of the 2,674 students who applied to Brenau University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Brenau University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Brenau University had an SAT score between the range of 910 and 1,130. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Brenau University was between 17 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Brenau University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

$

Books and Supplies$
Other Fees$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$

$

Books and Supplies$
Other Fees$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$
Average Federal Aid$
Percentage Awarded Federal Aid%

Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Brenau University, the tuition for in-state residents is $28,650. Combined with fees of $400, room and board costs of $12,418, other expenses of $2,750 and the $1,300 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $45,518.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $29,050 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Brenau University to $45,518 for out-of-state students.

Students at Brenau University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Brenau University was $4,873 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 59%.

Brenau University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Brenau University.

Brenau University has a good gender split, with 90% of undergraduates being female and 10% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Georgia residents; in fact, 86% of all students reside in Georgia. However, 12% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Brenau University is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Brenau University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 46% students enroll at Brenau University part-time; the other 1,528 students enrolled full-time.

Other Colleges

Norwich, Connecticut
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Small
Atlanta, Georgia
Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Large
New Britain, Connecticut
Type: Private for-profit, less-than 2-year
Size: Large
Somers, Connecticut
Type: Private for-profit, less-than 2-year
Size: Large
West Haven, Connecticut
Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Norwalk, Connecticut
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Small
Winsted, Connecticut
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Fringe
Hamden, Connecticut
Type: Private for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Stratford, Connecticut
Type: Private for-profit, less-than 2-year
Size: Small
Waterbury, Connecticut
Type: Private for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Midsize