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Brescia University

Owensboro, KY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate54%
Acceptance Rate54%

Brescia University Academics

Brescia University requires at least 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Brescia University, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Brescia University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Brescia University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 45% of students who start college at Brescia University finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

Brescia University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted X
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Brescia University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Are Required At Brescia University?

Brescia University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Brescia University.

Course Required?
2nd Language Yes
Math true
Science true
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Brescia University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Brescia University

When choosing a major, Brescia University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Brescia University.

Student Designed Majors

Brescia University allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.

Senior Projects

Brescia University does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Brescia University

Brescia University offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Brescia University

Does Brescia University Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Brescia University does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Brescia University Have An Online Program?

✅ Brescia University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Brescia University Give AP Credit?

✅ Brescia University offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Brescia University Have An Honors Program?

✅ Brescia University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Brescia University.

Does Brescia University Require Internships?

🟨 Brescia University does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.

Additional Information About Brescia University

Brescia University Library

The main library on campus is the Fr. Leonard Alvey Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Brescia University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Brescia University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Brescia University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Brescia University does not have any ROTC programs.

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