Bellarmine University

#3629 / #1006
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

Private, liberal arts, Division I university affiliated with the Catholic church

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About Bellarmine University

According to Wikipedia, Bellarmine University is a private Catholic university in Louisville, Kentucky. It opened on October 3, 1950, as Bellarmine College, established by Archbishop John A. Floersh of the Archdiocese of Louisville and named after Saint Robert Bellarmine. In 2000 the Board of Trustees changed the name to Bellarmine University. The university is organized into seven colleges and schools and confers bachelor's and master's degrees in more than 50 academic majors, along with five doctoral degrees; it is classified among "D/PU: Doctoral/Professional Universities."

Bellarmine University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
4,191 82% 64% 1160 25

How Much Does Bellarmine University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $21,398
30K - 48K $18,667
48K - 75K $21,666
75K - 110K $22,467
110K+ $26,737

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Bellarmine University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Bellarmine University, then you can expect to earn an average of $50,600 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Bellarmine University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
3,119 2,690 429

Where is Bellarmine University?

Bellarmine University is located at 2001 Newburg Rd, Louisville KY 40205-0671

What Is Bellarmine University Known For?

Bellarmine University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Bellarmine University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Bellarmine University's Most Influential Alumni?

Bellarmine University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Psychology, and Communications. Here are some of Bellarmine University's most famous alumni:

Frank L. Schmidt
An American psychologist .
Bruce Tinsley
A Cartoonist.
Quentin Letts
Quentin Letts
A British journalist.
Susan Cameron
Susan Cameron
An American businesswoman.
William J. Donahue
William J. Donahue
A United States Air Force general.
Paul D. Etienne
Paul D. Etienne
A Catholic archbishop.
Suzanne Lenhart
An American mathematician.
Joseph C. Burke
A Scholar of American Higher Education, Chancellor of SUNY.
Charles C. Thompson
A Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Evansville.
A Music video director.
William Medley
A Catholic bishop.
Gerald J. Lynch
An American academic administrator.