Bradley University

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Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Private university in Peoria, Illinois

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About Bradley University

According to Wikipedia, Bradley University is a private university in Peoria, Illinois. Founded in 1897, Bradley University enrolls 5,400 students who are pursuing degrees in more than 100 undergraduate programs and more than 30 graduate programs in five colleges. The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and 22 specialized and professional accreditors.

Bradley University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
10,202 73% 76% 1170 25

How Much Does Bradley University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $17,205
30K - 48K $18,232
48K - 75K $22,865
75K - 110K $28,169
110K+ $32,116

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Bradley University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Bradley University, then you can expect to earn an average of $58,300 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Bradley University's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
5,259 4,561 698

Where is Bradley University?

Bradley University is located at 1501 W BRADLEY AVE, Peoria IL 61625-0001

How Safe is Bradley University?

Peoria has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Bradley University Known For?

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

Bradley University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Bradley University's Most Influential Alumni?

Bradley University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Here are some of Bradley University's most famous alumni:

Philip José Farmer
Philip José Farmer
An American science fiction writer.
Ray LaHood
A 16th United States Secretary of Transportation.
Karel Janeček
Karel Janeček
A Czech philanthropist, mathematician, billionaire and entrepreneur .
Howard Lance
An American businessman.
Louis Skidmore
Louis Skidmore
An American architect.
Leith Anderson
A President of the National Association of Evangelicals.
John Shalikashvili
John Shalikashvili
A United States general.
Jerry Krause
An American sports executive.
George Shaheen
An American businessman.
Aldon Morris
An American professor of sociology and African-American studies.
Charley Steiner
Charley Steiner
An American sports announcer.
James N. Weinstein
James N. Weinstein
An American businessman.