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Briar Cliff ranks among top Iowa schools

Nov 6, 2017

Briar Cliff University is one of the best four year colleges in Iowa according a new ranking by Schools.com.

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Briar Cliff's online Bachelor of Social Work program ranked among the best

Oct 10, 2017

Briar Cliff University's online Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program has been ranked among the best in nation in a list published by TheBestSchools.org. ...


Briar Cliff's online MSN: Nurse Educator program ranked among most affordable

Oct 6, 2017

Briar Cliff University's online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN): Nurse Educator program has been ranked No. 2 on the list of most affordable online MSN: Nursing Education programs published by The Best Master's Degrees. ...


Briar Cliff's online Operations Management program earns national recognition

Sep 1, 2017

Briar Cliff University's online Bachelor of Arts in Operations Management program was recognized among the top 35 in the nation by Best College Reviews. ...


Briar Cliff faculty member honored by Franciscan Federation

Jul 17, 2017

Sister Ruth Schock, associate professor of education, was named a 2017 Franciscan Federation Honoree at the Franciscan Federation’s Annual Federation Conference in June in Buffalo, New York. ...


Briar Cliff ranked nation's most affordable online social work program

Jun 9, 2017

Briar Cliff University’s online Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree completion program is the most affordable of its kind in the nation, according to the annual rankings released by SR Education Group. ...


Briar Cliff University receives 2017 "Best of Algona" award

Mar 29, 2017

Briar Cliff University has been selected for the 2017 Best of Algona Award in the Colleges & Universities category by the Algona Award Program. ...


Briar Cliff student, administrator honored as “Women of Excellence”

Mar 29, 2017

A Briar Cliff University student, Marissa Messinger, and BCU's vice president for university relations, Tina Stroud, were each honored on March 28 during the 33rd annual Women of Excellence recognition banquet at the Sioux City Convention Center. ...


Briar Cliff ranked among nation's Top 10 Catholic online colleges

Oct 26, 2016

Briar Cliff University is ranked No. 10 on a list of the nation’s top Catholic online colleges, according to an annual report by the website OnlineColleges.com. ...


Briar Cliff ranked among Iowa’s safest college campuses

Sep 28, 2016

Briar Cliff University ranks among Iowa’s safest colleges, according to an annual report by the website BackgroundChecks.org. ...


Dr. Andrew Shim, Briar Cliff Professor, Named Director of the Year at the 39th Annual NSCA National Conference

Jul 18, 2016

Health and fitness professionals from across the world converged at the NSCA’s National Conference on July 6, 2016 in New Orleans, LA to discover cutting-edge research and practical applications in strength and conditioning. One of the many exciting events held during the conference was the Award Ceremonies where the distinctive honor of State/Provincial Director of the Year was bestowed to Dr. Andrew Shim, professor and graduate program director of kinesiology and human performance at Briar Cliff University. ...