Briar Cliff University

Sioux City, IA

Briar Cliff University

Sioux City, IA

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Tuition & Fees

$33,308

not including housing and food

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

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undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Selective

Admissions Data Not Reported

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Private

942

undergraduate students

277

graduate students

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School Facts

Briar Cliff University is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. It was founded as a two-year college for women in 1930, became a four-year college in 1937, and adopted coeducation in 1966. Its 70-acre campus is located in Sioux City, IA.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,219
Established in 1930
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic

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70-acre campus in Sioux City (population: 82,514), 96 miles from Omaha; branch campuses in Algona, Estherville, and Sheldon. Served by air and bus; major airport and train serve Omaha. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small-medium city

Briar Cliff University
3303 Rebecca Street
Sioux City, IA
51104

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
44%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
80%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

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Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Other application fee (waived if filed online)
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Selective

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Admissions Factors

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

95%

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

83%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$22,178

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $31,898
Housing $4,668
Food $5,281
Additional fees $1,410
Books & supplies $1,320
Total $44,577
Average Financial Aid - $22,178
Total with Avg. Aid $22,399

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 712 279-5239
F: 712 279-5410

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined yes yes
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Football yes
Golf yes yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Volleyball yes yes
Wrestling yes

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, cheerleading, dance, dodgeball, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, Great Plains Athletic Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting. yes
Applied Behavior Analysis. yes yes
Art Teacher Education. yes
Art/Art Studies, General. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes yes
Business/Commerce, General. yes
Chemistry, General. yes
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist. yes
Computer Science. yes
Criminology. yes
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia. yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
Education, General. yes yes
Elementary Education and Teaching. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other. yes
Environmental Science. yes
Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology. yes yes
Exercise Science and Kinesiology. yes yes
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing. yes
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing. yes
Graphic Design. yes
Health and Wellness, General. yes
History, General. yes
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General. yes yes
International Business/Trade/Commerce. yes
Journalism. yes
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. yes
Management Information Systems, General. yes
Marketing/Marketing Management, General. yes
Mass Communication/Media Studies. yes
Mathematics Teacher Education. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist. yes
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. yes
Music Teacher Education. yes
Music, General. yes
Nursing Education. yes
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) yes
Operations Management and Supervision. yes
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Secondary Education and Teaching. yes
Social Work. yes
Sociology, General. yes
Spanish Language and Literature. yes
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management. yes
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness, General. yes
Theology/Theological Studies. yes
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design. yes
Writing, General. yes

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Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Self-designed majors
  • Weekend College

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

1,219

total students

34%

in-state

66%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

77%

942
students

Female
55%
515

Male
45%
427

23%

277
students

Female
69%
192

Male
31%
85

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

74%

700
students

Female
48%
333

Male
52%
367

26%

242
students

Female
75%
182

Male
25%
60

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Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

Not Reported

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of Some
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Winter: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

62

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented Benin
Bosnia And Herzegovina
Brazil
Ghana
Ivory Coast
Rwanda
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Special counselors/advisors

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