About Brenau University
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Brenau University is a private not-for-profit university headquartered at Gainesville, Georgia which was founded in 1878 and currently provides education to more than 3,000 students both in online and on-campus platforms. It has several campuses in different states of the U.S. It has both coed and women-only schools and colleges and offers a variety of degrees in 50 areas of study.
The university believes in challenging its students to live extraordinary lives of personal and professional fulfillment. The university imparts its exemplary education with the help of The Women’s College, College of Business and Communication, College of education, College of Fien Arts and Humanities, Ivester College of Health Sciences, and Center of Lifetime Study.
The university provides numerous programs to the programs such as BBA Business, BBA Finance, BBA Human Resource Management, BBA Marketing, BBA Operations Management, BS Elementary Education, BS Middle Grades Education (Language Arts/Social Studies), BS Middle Grades Education (Maths/Science) to name a few.
The online programs are designed in such a way that the quality, convenience, and cost-effectiveness is kept in mind.
The total student population of the university is 2,842 with a student-faculty ratio of 10:1 to make it very easy for a student to have a proper one-on-one session with faculty members.
Brenau University accreditation is provided by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to offer various degrees.
Rankings are what determines the performance of a university. Here are the rankings provided by the US News for the current academic year.
38 in Regional Universities South
22 in Best Colleges for Veterans
37 in Best Value Schools
23 in Top Performers on Social Mobility
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
From the table above, the average undergraduate tuition and fees are $29,050 and the graduate tuition and fee is $12,510.
The students also need to budget for other expenses other than tuition such as room and board expenses which cost $12,418, other expenses cost $2,750, and books and supplies cost $1,300.
The average total cost of attendance for undergraduate students is $45,518.
On average, the college tuition costs $22,011 per year after financial aid.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$67,048 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
For many new students, Financial Aid is one of the most important and least-understood aspects of going to college. With forms, regulations, and deadlines at every turn, it’s no wonder new students are often confused.
The Financial Aid Office of the university is always available to help.
You could contact them by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 770-534-6152
To be eligible for financial assistance, an applicant must fill in the FAFSA and receive their SAR to determine eligibility.
Brenau University federal school code is 001556.
An applicant will be eligible to receive financial assistance in the following forms:
Gift Aid - $20,516
Federal Grants - $4,873
State Aid - $3,282
Institutional Grants - $15,695