Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell

Tel: (724)339-0455
51 students
Private for-profit
Choosing Newport Business Institute has been a leader in business education for over 100 years. At Newport, we provide a high-quality education and hands-on experience. Newport Business Institute provides you with the training and skills that are required for life-long career success.
School Highlights:
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell serves 51 students (96% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell is one of 6 community colleges within Westmoreland County County, PA.
The nearest community college is Oakbridge Academy of Arts (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 51 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
51 students
1,282 students
# Full-Time Students
49 students
816 students
# Part-Time Students 2 students
1,024 students
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell sch enrollment Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell sta enrollment
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. 0.06 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,275 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,275 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,275 $5,940
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,275 $10,047
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

While at Newport Business Institute, students are able to choose from two specialized associate degree programs in Business Administration and Administrative Assistant. Our Business Administration programs provide extensive computer training, basic and advanced accounting skills, and a solid business background. Our Administrative Assistant programs provide extensive computer training, plus organizational, interpersonal communication and other necessary office skills. The college offers degrees in Accounting, Microcomputer, Accounting/Microcomputer, iCarnegie Program, Travel & Hospitality Management, Management, Retail Management, Medical Management, Executive, Medical, Legal, Accounting and Travel. The college offers Diploma Programs in Medical Office Clerical, Office Clerical, Transcriptionist, Travel and Tourism, Accounting and Other. Newport Business Institute is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Education, State Board of Private Licensed Schools. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award the Associate in Specialized Business Degree, Diplomas and Certificates, in various business related subjects.

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Did You Know?
Westmoreland, PA 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 0.12, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Westmoreland, PA is Career Training Academy-New Kensington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.