Beckfield College-Florence

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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 (79% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
Beckfield College-Florence is one of 3 community colleges within Boone County, KY.
The nearest community college is Lincoln College of Technology-Florence (2.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Beckfield College-Florence Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 712 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has decreased from 37:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment
712 students
1,283 students
Beckfield College-Florence Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
562 students
832 students
Beckfield College-Florence Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 150 students
1,021 students
Beckfield College-Florence Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Beckfield College-Florence sch enrollment Beckfield College-Florence sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Beckfield College-Florence Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Beckfield College-Florence Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
12%
Beckfield College-Florence Black (2006-2012)
% White
92%
66%
Beckfield College-Florence White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Beckfield College-Florence sch ethnicity Beckfield College-Florence 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. 0.15 0.45
Beckfield College-Florence Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,186 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,186 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,186 $5,845
Beckfield College-Florence In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,186 $10,047
Beckfield College-Florence Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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 $3,184 per year for in-state students and $11,090 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,172 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Kentucky is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.23, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Daymar College-Louisville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.