Beal College

Tel: (207)947-4591
464 students
Private for-profit

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Beal College strives to provide its traditional and non-traditional students with a quality education to prepare them for careers in Allied Health and Human Services, Business Studies, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, and Professional Office Technology and Support.
School Highlights:
Beal College serves 464 students (78% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is more than the state average of 6%.
Beal College is one of 3 community colleges within Penobscot County, ME.
The nearest community college is New England School of Communications (2.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 150% over five years.
Beal College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts 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
Total Faculty 15 staff
59 staff
Beal College Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 12 7

Student Body

The student population of 464 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
464 students
1,266 students
Beal College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
21:1
Beal College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
363 students
810 students
Beal College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 101 students
1,017 students
Beal College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Beal College Asian (2011-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Beal College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
12%
Beal College Black (2006-2013)
% White
92%
57%
Beal College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
4%
3%
Beal College Unknown (2006-2013)
Beal College Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average 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 0.53
Beal College Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Consistent with this mission, Beal College emphasizes practical and life skills. For the student with a sincere desire for self-improvement, these skills lead to success as a graduate. Beal College measures its success by the success of its graduates. Since its founding in 1891, Beal College has established a solid reputation for training capable men and women for professional careers. Perhaps the most attractive asset that Beal College has to offer is the atmosphere of close cooperation between students, staff and faculty. With a low student-faculty ratio, Beal College students reap the benefits of personal attention that can be offered in a small college atmosphere. Beal College is fully accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).

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For Maine public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,912 per year for in-state students and $7,420 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,252 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Maine 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 Maine is Washington County Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.