Beacon College: Review & Facts

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Beacon College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 275 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1989 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Leesburg, Florida.

Academic Offerings

At Beacon College you can earn your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Beacon College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Social Work, Computer Science, Graphic Design and Animation, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.

Student Retention
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 positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Beacon College is fair at 75% (above Florida average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
The graduation rate at Beacon College is very good: 83%. Nearly 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Beacon College is good, 11:1. Find out more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition cost is extremely high, $34,700 annually. The additional fees at Beacon College not covered by tuition are roughly $400; this totals $35,100 a year.

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

Admissions Information

As reported in recent government data, 205 applications were submitted and 116 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Beacon College is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Beacon College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (352) 787-7660 or check Beacon College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Beacon College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Beacon 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.

Beacon College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 400 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - approximately $6,500 a year.

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

Beacon College Location and Maps

Post Address: Beacon College, 105 E Main St, Leesburg, Florida 34748, USA
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