56%

Acceptance Rate

$23,987

Avg.Financial Aid

003482

FAFSA Code

About Christian Brothers University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,034

Website

https://www.cbu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Christian Brothers University is a private, Roman Catholic university located in Memphis, Tennessee. At Christian Brothers University, around 91% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 50% of the students are females and 50% are males. Finally, at CBU around 32% are white, 25% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity, and 22% are Black or African American. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Bill Justis, Zach Curlin, Ray Crone, and Malcolm R. Patterson. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. A total of 147 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by CBU. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Location & Contact

Address

650 East Parkway South

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9013213000
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. It is generally considered that the ranking of any university helps a prospective student in a lot of ways. While taking admission to a particular college/university, its ranking helps the student determine various factors that include its research excellence, the performance of its students after completion of the degree, student experience, and academic success. The rankings by US News and Forbes are considered trustworthy by applicants as well as experts. Christian Brothers University, however, doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of US News and Forbes.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

56%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

21 - 25

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Christian Brothers University is easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Christian Brothers University. It is a non-refundable amount. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 22 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Christian Brothers University is 24. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 650 East Parkway South, Memphis, Tennessee 38104. They can also call them at (901) 321-3000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$18,275

Average Annual Cost

$31,900

Books And Supplies

$1,250

Other Fees

$920

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,016

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,950

Total One Year Cost

$46,036

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to CBU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $47,330. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($33,840), books and supplies ($1,250), room and boarding ($9,143), and budget for other expenses ($3,097). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

79%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

64%

Male Professors

36%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

47 Graduates

Psychology, General

25 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

20 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

19 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

18 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

16 Graduates

Natural Sciences

16 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

15 Graduates

Biology, General

13 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

12 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

11 Graduates

History

11 Graduates

Marketing

11 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

9 Graduates

International Business

7 Graduates

Computer Science

6 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

6 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

5 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

5 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

5 Graduates

Biochemical Engineering

4 Graduates

Business/Corporate Communications

4 Graduates

Civil Engineering

4 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

4 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

4 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

4 Graduates

Philosophy and Religious Studies, G...

4 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

4 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

3 Graduates

Engineering-Related Fields

3 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

3 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

Computer Engineering

1 Graduates

Engineering Physics

1 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

1 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

1 Graduates

Physics

1 Graduates

Public Health

1 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,736

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

34%

Full-time

83%

Part-time

17%

Students Gender

Male

49%

US National: 44%

Female

51%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

33% White

18% Unknown

28% Black

7% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

4% Non Resident alien

5% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

27%

Out Of State

70%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,226 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 56% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

56%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Buccaneer

School Colors

maroon and gray

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

113

Total Female Athletes

94

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $9,143 per year. The number of female and male students at the university are 50% and 50%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$19,010

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$197 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$23,987

Students Receiving Federal Grants

38%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,230

Students Receiving State Aid

64%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,275

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,829

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$33,295

$30K - $48K

$32,360

$48K - $75K

$31,466

$75K - $110K

$30,662

> $110K

$28,342

The financial aid department of Christian Brothers University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Christian Brothers University is around $18,736 and the federal grant is $5,035. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $5,407 as well as institutional aid worth $18,736.

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