Acceptance Rate 89.11 %
SAT Average 1,065
2023 Tuition & Fees $32,685
Student Population 2,551
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,612

Academic Overview

Brenau University Campus, Gainesville, GA
Brenau University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Gainesville, Georgia. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $32,685 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $14,481.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,551 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 89.11% and the graduation rate is 47% last year.
The salary after graduation from Brenau University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $45,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Brenau's tuition & fees is $32,685. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $14,481.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Brenau. The acceptance rate of Brenau is 89.11% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 10.45%. The average graduation rate is 47% and the transfer-out rate is 3%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,612 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,551 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Brenau University is 89.11 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Brenau University is 47 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Brenau University is 3 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Brenau University is 51 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Brenau University is 2,551
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Brenau University is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,612 at Brenau University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, GA 30501-3668
Online Applicationhttps://www.brenau.edu/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://www.brenau.edu/admissions/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://brenau.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.brenau.edu/admissions/pay-for-school/va-educational-benefits-2/
Disability Servicecatalog.brenau.edu/content.php?catoid=18&navoid=1302#services

Offered Degrees

Brenau offers 91 major programs through online and on-site education where 56 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree22
Bachelor's Degree3817
Master's Degree2921
Post Master's Degree1513
Doctor's degree - professional practice20
Doctor's degree - other43

Special Learning Opportunities

Brenau University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:390)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Brenau University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges