Christian Brothers University is the largest, most comprehensive private university in West Tennessee, offering degrees in engineering, business, science, liberal arts and education to more than 2,000 students. CBU athletics offers 17 NCAA Division II sports.The University was founded in 1871 by the Brothers of the Christian Schools and is part of the Lasallian Community active in 81 countries of the world and in more than 1,000 educational institutions. In the United States, CBU is one of only six Lasallian colleges and universities.CBU is ranked in U.S. News and World Report’s top 25 Southern Universities Granting Master’s Degrees. CBU is also cited for its campus diversity among Southern universities. The university is also listed in The Princeton Review’s “Best Southeastern Colleges,” “Great Colleges for the Real World, ” and Thomson-Petersen’s “Competitive Colleges.” CBU is a private, Catholic, comprehensive university committed to preparing students of all faiths and backgrounds to excel in their professional and public lives by providing challenging educational opportunities in the arts, business, engineering, the sciences, and teacher education. Christian Brothers Uni…versity offers equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment, regardless of sex, age, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national and ethnic origin or disability.