Belmont College

Tel: (740)695-9500
1,619 students
Public institution

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Belmont College is a learner-centered institution committed to meeting the academic, technical, career development and workforce needs of individuals, businesses, industries, and organizations. To serve its diverse student population and provide access to necessary skills in a rapidly changing workplace, the College employs a range of delivery systems including distance and community-based education, and strives to maintain low tuition rates and an abundance of financial aid sources. To provide an environment where quality lifelong learning can take place, the College depends on a constant and continually evolving interface with all community stakeholders.
School Highlights:
Belmont College serves 1,619 students (62% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Belmont College is one of 2 community colleges within Belmont County, OH.
The nearest community college is Ohio University-Eastern Campus (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Belmont College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,619 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,619 students
1,287 students
Belmont College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,006 students
832 students
Belmont College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 613 students
1,021 students
Belmont College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Belmont College sch enrollment Belmont College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Belmont College Hispanic (2010-2012)
% Black
1%
12%
Belmont College Black (2006-2012)
% White
97%
66%
Belmont College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Belmont College More (2011-2012)
Belmont College sch ethnicity Belmont 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. 0.06 0.45
Belmont College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,452 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,876 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,452 $5,845
Belmont College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,876 $10,047
Belmont College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Belmont College is a two-year college and a good place to gain a practical, technical education at the college level. The student body has grown from the original 54 enrollees to over 2,000 per year and graduates now number over 300 per year. The College began by offering three associate degree programs in business and now offers 45 courses of study in Business, Engineering, Industrial Skills, Health and Public Service, and Technical Studies Technologies. The College grants two-year associate degrees and certificates. Noncredit classes are also offered. Courses are offered in nearby communities and at industrial facilities. Classes are held in both day and evening sequences. The Main Campus Building, St. Clairsville accommodates programs and classes in the Business, Engineering, and Allied Health and Public Services Technologies. It also houses the Applied Technology and Innovation Center (ATIC), Horizon Hall, child care facilities, student services, Learning Resource Center, business office, computer laboratories, administrative services, cafeteria, student lounge area and a full-service bookstore. The Charles W. Kocher Student Success Center opened in 2004. This innovative addition to Belmont College provides the College community with a multitude of services in one location. Services provided are: testing; make-up testing; tutoring; drop-in math tutoring; Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) services; open computer lab with 28 new computers; class rooms and meeting rooms. Since 1978, the College has been accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association; it has continued to meet a high standard of accreditation.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,823 per year for in-state students and $10,349 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,880 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio 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 0.34, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Herzing University-Toledo. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.