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Christian Brothers is church-affiliated university. Founded in 1871, it gained university status in 1990. Its 70-acre campus is located four miles from downtown Memphis.

Website: www.cbu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,590
Undergraduate
Students
(51.3%) 816 Women
(48.7%) 774 Men
298
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
56% of 2,810 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.69
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
24 average
22-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$44,026
Tuition and Fees
$32,820
Room and Board
$7,400
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Freshman Award
$28,298
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,886
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
105
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 27% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
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Campus Life

Memphis Population
655,155
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Memphis
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
40% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Buccaneer
Sororities
19% of women participate
Fraternities
25% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.2% Asian
26.9% Black/African-American
8.3% Hispanic/Latino
5.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
35.2% White
18.4% Unknown
International Students
4.0% from 30 countries
First-Year Students Returning
79.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
37.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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