In 1958, Chapman University established the Residence Education Center Program, later called Chapman University College, to meet the growing educational needs of military personnel at the El Toro Marine Air Station. In 2008, Chapman University College separated from Chapman University and in the following year, was renamed Brandman University thanks to a generous donation from the Brandman Foundation. Though now operating as a separate educational entity, Brandman University is still a fully accredited university within the Chapman University System.
Brandman University offers over 200 programs in Business, Arts and Sciences, Health, Education and Professional Development in it’s network of 26 campuses in California and Washington, and through its online programs as well. Online degree programs provided by the School of Nursing and Health Professions are conducted using a blend of on-campus learning, practical experience in clinics and online lectures and exercises. The rest of the online courses are conducted 100% online.
Admission requirements may vary depending on the degree program however, the basics include application forms, transcripts, and GRE scores. Courses offered by the School of Nursing and Health Profession, with the exception of the BSN to DNP programs) accept entrants twice a year.
Tuition fees at Brandman University are charged on a per credit hour basis, depending on the program of study. To make earning a degree more affordable, Brandman University offers financial aid in the form of grants, loans and outside scholarships.
Brandman University is a member of the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning. It is also accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing has accredited Brandman University’s education and credential programs.
For more information on admissions, college majors, degrees offered, online programs, school rankings, reviews tuition, scholarships and financial aid options, please contact Brandman University.