brescia blue 300OWENSBORO, KY (10/21/13) - Brescia University releases the final fall 2013 enrollment numbers, which indicate the seventh consecutive year of undergraduate degree-seeking growth.

The total headcount at Brescia is 949 students, of which 869 are undergraduate, degree-seeking, and 80 are non-degree and graduate students. This indicates an eight percent increase in total students and an eight percent increase in undergraduate, degree-seeking students compared to fall 2012.

This is the largest enrollment level for our undergraduate students seeking a degree since the fall of 1973 when enrollment was 878.

"After seven consecutive years of enrollment growth, Brescia is no longer the best keep secret in western Kentucky!" said Chris Houk, Vice President for Enrollment Management and Executive Director of BUonline.

"This growth is directly attributable to the hard work and dedication of our entire community who model the Brescia Difference in their daily service. I am excited with this continued success and look forward to completing the strategic planning goal of 1,000 undergraduate degree seeking students before the fall 2015 semester."

For more information, 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

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

March 18, 2015 9467

UPDATE: Hanson Man Located in Henderson, Taken to…

by Trooper Stu Recke
March 25, 2015 5010

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4910

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 4815

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4061

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 3754

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

February 25, 2015 13889

Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

by Trooper Stu Recke
March 09, 2015 12938

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI

Stories Trending Today

March 27, 2015 2627

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 26, 2015 1511

‘Chasing Rainbow’ Heart Walk Raises Funds for AHA

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 26, 2015 1317

Two Injured after Jumping from Second Floor to…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
March 26, 2015 1196

Baptist Health Honors Staff with Years of Service…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 26, 2015 1142

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 26,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 26, 2015 1097

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by Hopkins Court Clerk
March 26, 2015 999

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 27, 2015 985

MPD Searching for Man Accused of Nearly Running…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 26, 2015 960

Teams 'Dodge for the Cure' during Relay for Life…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 26, 2015 846

Kentucky, West Virginia Governors Offer Friendly…

by Office of the Governor