Beal College Profile | Bangor, Maine (ME)

Beal College

Tel: (207)947-4591
505 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 505 students (76% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 7%.
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 - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Beal College 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 505 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has decreased from 72:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
505 students
1,287 students
Beal College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
386 students
832 students
Beal College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 119 students
1,021 students
Beal College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Beal College sch enrollment Beal College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Beal College Asian (2011-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Beal College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Beal College Black (2006-2011)
% White
Beal College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Beal College sch ethnicity Beal College 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. 0.04 0.45
Beal College Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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