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Bellevue University is a private institution that was founded in 1966. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,828, its setting is city, and the campus size is 35 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $7,800 (2012-13).
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Bellevue University is a world-class leader in adult learning, serving more than 10,000 students annually at 9 locations in three states, and everywhere online, through its Cyber-Active Learning platform. The University is a proven leader in forging educational partnerships with corporations, working to align employees' learning with the mission and goals of the organization. Recent accolades from peers, students, and professional associations demonstrate the University's commitment to serving the needs of adult learners and organizations: Leadership Excellence magazine ranked Bellevue University among the top 15 schools in the country for developing leaders, along with Harvard, MIT and Northwestern, to name a few; Bellevue University is the only accredited university to win a Corporate University Best in Class award, in 2005; Bellevue University boasts more MBA students than any other college or university in the state; Modern Healthcare magazine annually compiles a list of the nation's largest master's healthcare programs, and Bellevue University's has ranked No. 1 for three years in a row; most recently, the United States Distance Learning Association awarded Bellevue University the prestigious 21st Century Best Practices Award. Bellevue University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Bellevue University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Bellevue University is $50. It is less selective.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
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The student-faculty ratio at Bellevue University is 39:1, and the school has 68.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Bellevue University include: Business/Commerce, General; Social Sciences, General; Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other; Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General; and Selling Skills and Sales Operations. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 74.7 percent.
Bellevue University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,828, with a gender distribution of 51.6 percent male students and 48.4 percent female students. Bellevue University is part of the NAIA athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NAIA|
Campus Info & Services
Bellevue University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and health insurance. Bellevue University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour emergency telephones and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Bellevue University.
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|Health insurance offered||Yes|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
At Bellevue University, 100.0 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $3,073.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$7,800 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data