Beckfield College-Florence

Tel: (859)371-9393
712 students
Private for-profit
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  • Beckfield College has provided business and career education for Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana residents since 1984. Beckfield College is focused on, and dedicated to, a personalized teaching and learning environment designed to support the personal and professional career development of quality students.
School Highlights
Beckfield College-Florence serves 712 students (54% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 17%.
Beckfield College-Florence is one of 2 community colleges within Boone County, KY.
The nearest community college is Gateway Community and Technical College (3.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
College Beckfield College-Florence (KY) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 50 staff
73 staff

Student Body

The student population of 712 has declined by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has declined by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment 712 students 979 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
27:1
# Full-Time Students 381 students
476 students
# Part-Time Students 331 students
527 students
% Asian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
3%
3%
% Black
3%
9%
% White
92%
83%
% Unknown races
1%
2%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.15 0.30

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $12,186 is less than the state average of $18,000. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $12,186 $18,000
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
97%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Beckfield College is a private, career college accredited with Honors by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) that has been evolving to meet the educational needs of its learners while meeting the demands of the community and area businesses since 1984. Beckfield College is a coeducational institution with authority to confer Associate, and Bachelor degrees, diplomas and certificates. With a campus in Florence, Kentucky and another in Tri-County Cincinnati, Beckfield College focuses on career paths in Advanced Personal Training, Business Administration, Cardiology Technician, Computer Network Administration, Electrocardiography Technician, Criminal Justice, Health Information Technology, Hospitality Administration, Medical Assisting, Medical Office Technology, Nursing (RN to BSN, LPN*, RN*, *upon licensure) and Paralegal Studies. Instructors bring years of real-world, practical experience and education into the classrooms to enhance the students’ education. The school’s philosophy: Success in College brings Success in Life. For further information, visit http://www.beckfield.edu and follow Beckfield College on Facebook.

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Did You Know?
For Kentucky public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,360 per year for in-state students and $11,760 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,000 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kentucky community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kentucky is Sullivan University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.