Forrest College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Forrest College is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 140 students enrolled. This school was established in 1946 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Anderson, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Forrest College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Forrest College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Laboratory Assistance, Management, Business, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
90%
The rate of student retention at Forrest College is very high at 90% (well above South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Forrest College is great: 90%. Approximately 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Forrest College is very good, 6:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,500
Average tuition price is relatevely low, about $8,900 per year. The additional fees at Forrest College not covered by tuition are nearly $600; which comes to a total of $9,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Forrest College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Forrest College is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Forrest College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (864) 225-7653 or check Forrest College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Forrest College offers evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Forrest College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Forrest College.

Based on the college crime information, Forrest College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Forrest College Location and Maps



Post Address: Forrest College, 601 E River Street, Anderson, South Carolina 29624-2405, USA
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