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Founded: 1930
Location: Sioux City, Iowa
Affiliation: Catholic, Franciscan

STUDENT BODY

Enrollment: 1,135 (as of Fall 2014)
Demographics: Students come from 38 states and 14 countries
Male/Female Ratio (percentage): 41% male / 59% female

ENROLLMENT INFORMATION

ACADEMIC PROFILE

Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Average ACT (2014 freshmen): 21.8
Average GPA (2014 freshmen): 3.2

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

COST & FINANCIAL AID*

Tuition & Fees: $27,312
Average financial aid award: $23,000
(including federal & state grants and loans)
Students receiving aid (percentage): 93.3%

*These numbers reflect full-time undergraduates for the 2014-15 academic year. For more information, see academic costs. All awards require completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Briar Cliff's FAFSA code is 001846.

STUDENT LIFE

Activities: More than 30 student clubs and organizations.
Students living on campus: 46% (full-time undergraduates)

ATHLETICS

The Briar Cliff Chargers field varsity teams in 18 different sports (including men's volleyball, starting in 2015). The Chargers compete in the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC), which is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).

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ACCREDITATION

Briar Cliff is accredited as a degree-granting institution by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

 

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

 

30 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2400,
Chicago, IL 60602-2504
Phone: (800) 621-7440
www.ncahlc.org

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