Du Bois Business College-Du Bois

Main Campus, One Beaver Dr
Du Bois, PA 15801
Tel: (814)371-6920
90 students
Pivate, for profit
  • The DuBois Business College is a private college with campuses in DuBois, Oil City, and Huntingdon, Pennsylvania. The mission of the college is to provide quality education that is effective for a successful business career.
School Highlights
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois serves 90 students (97% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois is one of 2 community colleges within Clearfield County, PA.
The nearest community college is Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 53% over five years.
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 13 staff 23 staff
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 90 has declined by 49% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 90 students 371 students
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 24:1
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 87 students 345 students
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 3 students 155 students
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
16 300
% White
98%
64%
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois More (2010-2014)
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.04 0.55
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $10,755 is less than the state average of $15,915. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $10,755 $15,915
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 79% 95%
Du Bois Business College-Du Bois % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The institution of higher learning opened in DuBois in 1885 and was then known as the DuBois College of Business. The DuBois Business College can claim the honorable distinction of being the first, and in 1905, the only strictly Business School in America to add a Home Department and provide students with the means of a healthful and good environment while attending school. The current main campus facility is located at One Beaver Drive, DuBois. The College campus occupies 4.1 acres of land, which was granted to the College by the City of DuBois. This pleasant environment consists of classrooms, computer labs, a student lounge, library, conference room, and administrative offices. The College interior is decorated and color coordinated through­out to provide a professional office atmosphere for students studying at DBC. The college offers degree programs in Accounting/Business Administration, Administrative Medical Assistant, Computer Applications/ Management, Entertainment Production Business, Executive Assistant, Information Systems Support Technician and Legal Assistant. The college offers diploma in Office Assistant, Computer Systems Support Technician and Accounting Assistant. This friendly community offers the students a healthy mountain setting, cultural activities, and the employment opportunities of a metropolitan area. Our city offers a wide variety of activities for students while attending DuBois Business College.

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,120 per year for in-state students and $11,370 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,915 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania 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 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.