Beckfield College-Florence

16 Spiral Drive
Florence, KY 41042-0000
Tel: (859)371-9393
Beckfield College Campus in Tri-County Cincinnati, Ohio in Springdale.  Located behind Showcase Cinemas.
Beckfield College Campus in Tri-County Cincinnati, Ohio in Springdale.  Located behind Showcase Cinemas.
  • 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 (54% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 15%.
  • Beckfield College-Florence is one of 2 community colleges within Boone County, KY.
  • The nearest community college is Gateway Community and Technical College (3.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
Beckfield College-Florence(KY) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty50 staff89 staff
Beckfield College-Florence Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 712 has declined by 26% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 41:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has declined by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment712 students2,416 students
Beckfield College-Florence Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:126:1
Beckfield College-Florence Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students381 students574 students
Beckfield College-Florence Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students331 students1,842 students
Beckfield College-Florence Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Beckfield College-Florence Enrollment Breakdown KY All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Beckfield College-Florence Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Beckfield College-Florence Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Beckfield College-Florence Black (2007-2016)
% White
Beckfield College-Florence White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Beckfield College-Florence Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups 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.0.150.27
Beckfield College-Florence Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,800$30,100
Beckfield College-Florence Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,906 is less than the state average of $16,140. The private state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,906$16,140
Beckfield College-Florence In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%97%
Beckfield College-Florence % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$23,575$17,357
Beckfield College-Florence Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,000$6,626
Beckfield College-Florence Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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 and follow Beckfield College on Facebook.

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For Kentucky public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,996 per year for in-state students and $12,836 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,140 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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 0.27, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kentucky is Sullivan University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.