Christian Brothers University

Memphis, TN, USA
3.61 Average Rating

Christian Brothers University is a private college administered by a Catholic teaching order, the De La Salle Christian Brothers. The school is located in Memphis, Tennessee, and provides a Lasallian-based curriculum, but there are more than 34 different faiths represented on campus and mass attendance is not required. CBU maintains Living Learning Communities (LLCs) that include activities catered towards the interest of the LLC, as well as provide opportunities to make connections, work internships, and bond with other students. It is rated as having “more selective” admissions.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
78%
Out-Of-State Students
21%
0
100
53%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1105
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,157
Total Number of Undergrads
1,791
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
25%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
43%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$17,023
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$32,330
Out-of-State Tuition
$32,330
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$23,780
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
48%
52%
Student Organizations
43
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Memphis
Nashville
Atlanta
Dallas
Chicago
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.61 Average Rating
This is an excellent school with great opportunities up for the taking. This schools atmosphere is amazing. I love the teachers, classes, students, to be honest I love everything about CBU!!
Brittany from Memphis, TN
Overall, CBU is a very diverse place with so many experiences that will help you become the person that you wish to be. There are so many opportunities to take part in, and groups to be apart of that will definitely help you with your degree! This is one college that once you take a step on the campus, you will know it's for you!
April from Memphis, TN