Founded in 1955, the Brigham Young University-Hawaii is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium town of Laie (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Hawaii. Officially accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Brigham Young University-Hawaii (BYU-Hawaii) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Restorationist religion. Brigham Young University-Hawaii (BYU-Hawaii) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 68-year-old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. BYU-Hawaii also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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The following Brigham Young University-Hawaii's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Brigham Young University-Hawaii's academic range and degree level offering.
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This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has Brigham Young University-Hawaii a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.
Brigham Young University-Hawaii's acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this institution a least selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
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uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Brigham Young University-Hawaii.
Brigham Young University-Hawaii has an enrollment range of 2,000-2,999 students making it a small-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 100-199 academic employees (Faculty).
Brigham Young University-Hawaii is a private higher education institution.
Brigham Young University-Hawaii is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Suburban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
Brigham Young University-Hawaii has a Christian-Restorationist affiliation (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints - www.lds.org).
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The classification was first created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in 1970, and it has been updated periodically since then. The Carnegie Classification is based on a set of criteria, such as the level and types of degrees offered, research activity and enrollment size. Institutions are classified into one of several categories based on these criteria, ranging from "doctoral universities" with very high research activity to "special focus institutions" that primarily award degrees in a specific field, such as the arts or health professions. The classification allows for quick comparisons between institutions within and across categories.
uniRank provides below the official Brigham Young University-Hawaii's Carnegie classification.
|Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
|Size & Setting
|Four-year, small, highly residential institution
|Exclusively undergraduate four-year
|Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution
|Undergraduate Instructional Program
|Balanced arts & sciences/professions, no graduate coexistence
|Graduate Instructional Program
|Not classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
uniRank provides below an overview of Brigham Young University-Hawaii's main facilities:
This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.In particular, the Brigham Young University-Hawaii provides on-campus housing and the total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,070 students in the 2021 academic year. Source: IPDES.
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
uniRank provides below an overview of Brigham Young University-Hawaii's main services:
This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.
This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.In particular, this institution offers some courses via distance education at the undergraduate level Source: IPDES.
This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.
This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.
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Brigham Young University-Hawaii is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: WASC Senior College and University Commission
Year of first Recognition or Accreditation
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This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.
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