Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell

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School Highlights:
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell serves 72 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell is one of 6 community colleges within Westmoreland County, PA.
The nearest community college is Oakbridge Academy of Arts (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Community College Avg.
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 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
72 students
1,303 students
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
72 students
834 students
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell sch enrollment Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
3%
11%
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Black (2006-2012)
% White
97%
66%
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell sch ethnicity Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell sta ethnicity
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 0.44
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,515 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,515 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,515 $5,890
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,515 $10,047
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Westmoreland, PA is Career Training Academy-New Kensington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.