Brandman University: Ranking & Review

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Brandman University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate68%69%67%
Enrolled undergraduates311516
Enrolled total (including graduate students)7,8122,6625,150

6,887 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

5,110 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Neither required nor recommended

Brandman University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Brandman University does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$12,000$12,000
Fees for full-time undergraduates$360$360
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$500$500
Tuition for Full-time graduates$11,520$11,520
Fees for full-time graduates$360$360
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$640$640

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services343493836
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities82180262
Health Professions and Related Programs316756226
Social Sciences118118
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service110110
Public Administration and Social Service Professions582987
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2626
Legal Professions and Studies1818
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences88
Grand Total901,0981,1401232,451

A total of 1,188 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Brandman University.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,263 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 82%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe mission of Brandman University is to provide students with a dynamic education based on excellence and flexibility that creates lasting value and relevance for evolving careers.
Colorsmaroon, gold
Academic CalendarTrimester
Total FTE staff683
Instructional FTE298
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address16355 Laguna Canyon Road
Irvine, California, 92618
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000

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