Brenau University

Gainesville, GA, USA
3.32 Average Rating

Brenau University is a 4-year private school in Gainesville, Georgia, where it’s called home since 1878. Brenau encompasses the coeducational Undergraduate School, home to colleges of Business, Fine Arts, Education, and Health Sciences, as well as the Women’s College. Dedicated to single-gender education and representing approximately 25 percent of the university’s enrollment, the Women’s College offers women the opportunity to develop leadership skills through programs designed especially for them, eight national sororities, and 15 NAIA sports teams. Additionally, the university hosts several buildings on the National Register of Historic Places and maintains four campuses outside of Gainesville–North Atlanta, South Atlanta, and Augusta, as well as Jacksonville, FL.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Female Only
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
80%
Out of State Students
20%
0
100
60%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1022
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
2,932
Total Number of Undergrads
1,736
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
37%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
49%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$21,021
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$28,650
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,650
0
100
70%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%
Average Aid Per Year
$20,389
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
9%
91%
Student Organizations
43
Size of Town
City: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Atlanta
Augusta
Athens
Jacksonville
Greenville
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$40,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.32 Average Rating
Brenau offers a variety of degrees.
Brenau's staff and educators are professionals with working experience.
Brenau's instructors want their student's to achieve.
Amanda from Manchester, TN
Brenau University is a tight knit community in which students are allowed to pursue their various interest while gaining a vast amount of knowledge. On this campus, we are able to be individuals without prejudice and hatred. The Brenau staff and community fully contribute to the feeling of home due to their enthusiastic actions and behaviors.
Casey from Buford, GA