Beckfield College-Tri-County

  • At Beckfield College, we are dedicated to providing a quality education in a friendly atmosphere with individual attention to the needs of our students. Students will find that we have an outstanding faculty qualified by professional preparation and experience. They are dedicated to creating a meaningful, and structured environment that can lead to successful learning. At Beckfield, we believe in designing the college around our students' needs, not in molding the student to the system, to create a student-centered learning environment. We strive to provide hands-on learning opportunities that encourage students to become immersed in and responsible for their educational process, with assistance from staff and faculty. We believe in providing an environment rich in opportunity, encouragement, and methods that allows students to become successful, responsible learners today and competent, accountable leaders of tomorrow.
School Highlights
  • Beckfield College-Tri-County serves 548 students (51% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Beckfield College-Tri-County is one of 12 community colleges within Hamilton County, OH.
  • The nearest community college to Beckfield College-Tri-County is AIC College of Design (1.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Beckfield College-Tri-County places among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 1650% over five years.
Beckfield College-Tri-County(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty35 staff35 staff
Beckfield College-Tri-County Total Faculty (2011-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Beckfield College-Tri-County has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Beckfield College-Tri-County diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment548 students734 students
Beckfield College-Tri-County Total Enrollment (2009-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:127:1
Beckfield College-Tri-County Student Staff Ratio (2011-2016)
# Full-Time Students278 students450 students
Beckfield College-Tri-County Full-Time Students (2009-2016)
# Part-Time Students270 students284 students
Beckfield College-Tri-County Part-Time Students (2009-2016)
Beckfield College-Tri-County Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
% White
% Unknown races
Beckfield College-Tri-County Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.44
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,800$30,800

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,906 is less than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,906$13,841
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%92%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$23,575$21,250
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$7,000$6,834
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • AIC College of Design
    AIC College of Design Photo
    Private, for profit
    41 students | 1.60 Mi1171 East Kemper Road
    Cincinnati OH  45246
  • Fortis College-Cincinnati
    Private, for profit
    471 students | 2.10 Mi11499 Chester Road Ste 200
    Cincinnati OH  45246
  • 69 students | 3.00 MiTwo Crowne Point Court, Suite 100
    Cincinnati OH  45241
  • 439 students | 6.00 Mi100 E Business Way Ste 200
    Cincinnati OH  45241
  • 5,024 students | 6.10 Mi9555 Plainfield Rd
    Cincinnati OH  45236
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Did You Know?
For Cincinnati private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,470 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Cincinnati community colleges have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Cincinnati is Antonelli College-Cincinnati. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.