brescia university 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/19/14) – Brescia University continues to see record enrollment as spring 2014 numbers are released.

Brescia announces a 10 percent increase in total headcount compared to spring 2013 final numbers.

As of today, Brescia has 946 students enrolled.

This includes undergraduate degree-seeking students, graduate students, and students not working toward a degree. These are the final spring numbers as a new module of online classes began this week.

This overall enrollment increase is comprised of a 13 percent growth in undergraduate degree-seeking students over spring 2013.

The total headcount for this population is 872.

Spring undergraduate degree-seeking enrollment is actually higher than fall 2013, when Brescia listed 869 students in this category. While rare, Brescia has experienced this phenomenon twice since fall 2008.

Brescia is also experiencing a steady retention rate of 87 percent from fall to spring for its undergraduate students seeking a degree. For its first time full-time student population, the retention rate is 89 percent, which reflects an 8 percent increase over this time last year.

“This is a very exciting time to be a part of Brescia University as we get ever closer to our strategic planning goal of 1,000 students,” said Chris Houk, Vice President for Enrollment Management and Executive Director of BUonline. “The possibility of meeting this goal by fall 2014, one year ahead of schedule, is incredible. Brescia University’s success continues to be the direct result of the support, dedication, and hard work of the entire campus community.”

For more information about Brescia’s spring enrollment, contact admissions at (270) 686-4241 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SurfKY News
Information provided by Tina Kasey

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Mustangs Top Ohio County 2-0

GREENVILLE, Ky. (9/4/15) — Muhlenberg County defeated Ohio County 2-0 in a boys' high school soccer game on Thursday.… Read More

Trucking Company Takes Responsibility for Tires Damaged

HENDERSON, Ky. (9/4/15) — The trucking company responsible for metal spilled along the Audubon Parkway between… Read More

Most Read This Week

September 04, 2015 21238

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 31, 2015 6933

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 6286

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 4087

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 3554

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

September 04, 2015 21238

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 12506

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 04, 2015 21238

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 2120

Man Charged with Kidnapping 8-Year-Old Girl

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 927

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 810

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 750

Madisonville Christens New $1.1M Ladder Truck

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 731

Franklin Graham Offers Opinion on Kim Davis Case

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 728

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 702

Henderson, Paducah, Owensboro, Madisonville…

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 660

Owensboro Air Show, Century Aluminum Announce…

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 614

Harmful Algal Bloom Recreational Advisory Issued

by SurfKY News