Brightwood College-Indianapolis

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2017 Average Net Price
$22,558
After Financial Aid
2017 Enrolled Students
463
100% Full-Time
2017 Graduation Rate
60.3%
211 Graduates

About

Brightwood College-Indianapolis is a higher education institution located in Marion County, IN. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Brightwood College-Indianapolis were .

In 2017, 292 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Brightwood College-Indianapolis. 93.5% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 6.51% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (131 degrees), 2.02 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (65 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is $0, which is $-14,000 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is $0, which is $-14,000 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $22,558.

In 2017, 70% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 76% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Average Net Price

$22,558
2017 Value
9.02%
1 Year Growth

In 2017 Brightwood College-Indianapolis had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $22,558. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Brightwood College-Indianapolis grew by 9.02%.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

70%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
76%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

70% of undergraduate students at Brightwood College-Indianapolis received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 4.48% with respect to 2016, when 67% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Brightwood College-Indianapolis has a total enrollment of 463 students. The full-time enrollment at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is 463 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Brightwood College-Indianapolis, both undergraduate and graduate, is 40% Black or African American, 35.6% White, 9.94% Hispanic or Latino, 6.26% Asian, 3.24% Two or More Races, 0.216% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Brightwood College-Indianapolis in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (35.9%), followed by White Female (33.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (8.86%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

100%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Brightwood College-Indianapolis, both undergraduate and graduate, is 463 students. The full-time enrollment at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is 463 and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

73%
2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Brightwood College-Indianapolis was 73%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Brightwood College-Indianapolis had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    185
  2. White
    165
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    46

The enrolled student population at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is 40% Black or African American, 35.6% White, 9.94% Hispanic or Latino, 6.26% Asian, 3.24% Two or More Races, 0.216% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 254 more women than men received degrees from Brightwood College-Indianapolis. The majority of degree recipients at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are white (131 degrees awarded). There were 2.02 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (65 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Brightwood College-Indianapolis, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Construction (11 degrees awarded), Health (277 degrees), and Protective Services (4 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are Registered nurses (1,302,479 people), Medical & health services managers (138,889 people), Pharmacists (129,593 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (120,652 people), and Police officers (119,106 people).

The most specialized majors at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are Construction (11 degrees awarded), Health (277 degrees), and Protective Services (4 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are Public relations specialists, Surgeons, Physicians, Podiatrists, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are Construction (11 degrees awarded), Health (277 degrees), and Protective Services (4 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,430,248 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (306,194 people), Elementary & secondary schools (260,827 people), Outpatient care centers (203,576 people), and Offices of physicians (188,245 people).

The most specialized majors at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are Construction (11 degrees awarded), Health (277 degrees), and Protective Services (4 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Brightwood College-Indianapolis.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Brightwood College-Indianapolis was N/A with N/A degree-majorss awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men
  1. 19
  2. 273

In 2017, 19 degrees were awarded to men at Brightwood College-Indianapolis, which is 0.0696 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (273).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 10 degrees were awarded to men at Brightwood College-Indianapolis in Electrician, which is 10 times more than the 1 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 155 degrees were awarded to women at Brightwood College-Indianapolis in Medical Assistant, which is 38.8 times more than the 4 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

41%
100% Completion Time
50%
150% Completion Time

In 2017, 41% of students graduating from Brightwood College-Indianapolis completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 50% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 52% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 13.3% of graduates (28 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    131 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    65 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    36 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is white (131 degrees awarded). There were 2.02 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (65 degrees).

12.3% of degree recipients (36 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    126 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American Female
    59 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    32 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Brightwood College-Indianapolis is white female (126 degrees awarded). There were 2.14 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american female (59 degrees).

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Operations

Brightwood College-Indianapolis has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (NaNN%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Brightwood College-Indianapolis had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. Brightwood College-Indianapolis employs 16 No academic ranks, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are Female No academic ranks (15), Male No academic ranks(1), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Brightwood College-Indianapolis are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 14 employees, Management, with 3 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 3 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2017 Endowment
0%
growth from 2016

Brightwood College-Indianapolis has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Brightwood College-Indianapolis stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $NaNM approximately the same as than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Two-Year: Other Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $0 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Brightwood College-Indianapolis received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$2.78M
2017 Salaries
1.08%
decline from 2016

In 2017, Brightwood College-Indianapolis paid a median of $2.78M in salaries, which represents NaNM% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 1.08% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 13.2% growth from 2015 and a 19.4% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$888k
Instructional Salaries
16
Number of Employees

In 2017, Brightwood College-Indianapolis paid a total of $888k to 16 employees working as instructors, which represents 31.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $318k (20.1%) for similar Special Focus Two-Year: Other Fields.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank
Most Common Instructor
16 Employees
Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
14 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Brightwood College-Indianapolis were No academic rank with 16 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Brightwood College-Indianapolis were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 14 employees; Management with 3 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 3 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female No academic rank
  2. Male No academic rank
  3. false

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Brightwood College-Indianapolis was Female No academic rank with 15 employees, Male No academic rank with 1 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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