Beal College

  • 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 390 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 328% over five years.
Beal College(ME) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty60 staff122 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1515
School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Beal College has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The Beal College diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment390 students1,812 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:113:1
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# Full-Time Students390 students564 students
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# Part-Time Students38 students1,248 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
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1%
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% Hispanic
1%
2%
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% Black
2%
4%
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% White
86%
78%
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% Unknown races
9%
10%
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Diversity Score0.250.38
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College Completion Rate
33%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,400$33,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$14,956$11,922
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,751$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or 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).

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Beal College is Husson University (2.8 miles away).
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