Brenau University
#3857 Overall Influence#489 Desirability Rank

Brenau University

Brenau University is a private university with its main campus in Gainesville, Georgia. Founded in 1878, the university enrolls more than 3,500 students from approximately 48 states and 17 foreign countries who seek degrees ranging from associate through doctoral degrees. The main campus of the Georgia-based institution includes the Brenau Women’s College with other campuses in Augusta, two metro Atlanta locations in Norcross and Fairburn, and a campus in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,674

Acceptance

57%

Graduation Rate

45%

Median SAT Score

1020

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$28,650

Fees (in-state)

$400

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$23,353
30K-48K$19,847
48K-75K$22,440
75K-110K$22,085
110K+$20,163

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$45,400

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville GA 30501-3668

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

36 per 100k

Violent Crime

4 per 100k

What is Brenau University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1266 World Rank #755 USA Rank
Nursing
#1419 World Rank #776 USA Rank
Psychology
#1970 World Rank #1045 USA Rank
Business
#3201 World Rank #1372 USA Rank
Education
#2715 World Rank #1487 USA Rank
History
#5131 World Rank #1786 USA Rank
Biology
#6991 World Rank #2527 USA Rank
Medical

Other areas of influence

#681 World Rank #207 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#1773 World Rank #969 USA Rank
Social Work
#1951 World Rank #722 USA Rank
Philosophy
#2289 World Rank #1552 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#2385 World Rank #1131 USA Rank
Law
#2565 World Rank #981 USA Rank
Sociology
#4172 World Rank #1416 USA Rank
Computer Science
#5025 World Rank #1336 USA Rank
Engineering
#5165 World Rank #1477 USA Rank
Chemistry

Influential People

Who are Brenau University's Most influential alumni?

Brenau University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Nursing, and Psychology. Brenau University’s most academically influential people include Helen Dortch Longstreet, Patricia Parris, and Clyde Connell.

Helen Dortch Longstreet
Helen Dortch Longstreet

American newspaper publisher, editor; librarian

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Patricia Parris

American actress

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Clyde Connell

American artist

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Nellie Weldon Cocroft

American composer

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Wenonah Bell

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Annabel Matthews

American tax judge

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