Belmont Abbey College: Review & Facts

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Belmont Abbey College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,495 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1876 and is the only school located in Belmont, North Carolina.

Belmont Abbey College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
17
Fair
At Belmont Abbey College you can earn your bachelor's degree.

Belmont Abbey College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 17 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, General Studies, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
60%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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.

The student retention rate at Belmont Abbey College is relatively low at 60% (close to North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Belmont Abbey College is low - 38%.

Student to faculty ratio at Belmont Abbey College is pretty decent, 15:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,700
High
Average tuition price is fairly high - $18,500 per year. The additional fees at Belmont Abbey College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $2,200; which makes it a total of $20,700 a year.

Read the details about Belmont Abbey 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



Acceptance
Rate
68%
Doable
According to government data, 1,967 applications were submitted and 1,335 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Belmont Abbey College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,800
Medium
Belmont Abbey College provides study abroad programs and 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 Belmont Abbey 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.

Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Belmont Abbey College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, roughly $5,800 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Belmont Abbey College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Belmont Abbey College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Belmont Abbey College Location and Maps



Post Address: Belmont Abbey College, 100 Belmont-Mt Holly Road, Belmont, North Carolina 28012-1802, USA
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