• 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, Belmont depends on a constant and continually evolving interface with all community stakeholders.

School Highlights

Belmont College serves 750 students
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 750 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,786
  • Out-state tuition: $4,350
  • Student:teacher ratio: 29:1
  • Minority enrollment: 13%
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Belmont College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 64% over five years.
Belmont College
(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
Four or more years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
26 staff
91 staff
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Number of Programs Offered
48
17

Student Body

The student population of Belmont College has declined by 34% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 28:1 over five years.
The Belmont College diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
750 students
1,320 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
29:1
17:1
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# Full-Time Students
n/a
552 students
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# Part-Time Students
n/a
768 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
107 students
239 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
552 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
8 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
520 students
782 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
3 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
299 students
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
1%
5%
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% Black
2%
12%
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% White
87%
72%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
1%
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% Unknown races
3%
5%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score
0.24
0.46
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
24%
31%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.83%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$30,800
$31,900
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Belmont College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of OH by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,786 is less than the state average of $4,876. The in-state tuition has declined by 22% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,350 is less than the state average of $11,127. The out-state tuition has declined by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$2,786
$4,876
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$4,350
$11,127
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Tuition Notes
Tuition and fees are subject to change each academic year. This cost is an estimate only, based on a student who is enrolled in 15 credit hours based on a 1-year certificate or a 2-year associate degree program. Belmont does offer reciprocity costs with WV and applies to students in Brooke, Ohio, and Marshall Counties.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
75%
89%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Belmont College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$8,360
$18,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$4,545
$6,500
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Acceptance Rate
n/a
73%
SAT Reading
n/a
460
SAT Math
n/a
475
SAT Writing
n/a
465
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
20
ACT Math
n/a
20

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports
Sports
Bowling, Flag Football
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

School Notes

  • Belmont College offers more than 25 degrees and 20 certificate programs in disciplines such as: Allied Health, Associate of Arts and Sciences, Building Preservation/Restoration, Business, Engineering Technology, Information Technology, Industrial Trades, and Public Safety. Belmont grants two-year associate degrees and certificates.
  • Noncredit classes are also offered through the Workforce and Community Education Office, including CDL Truck Driver Training, Pharmacy Technician, Real Estate, and more.
  • The College's Main Campus Academic Technical Center in St. Clairsville, Ohio houses the Applied Technology and Innovation Center (ATIC), Dowler Hall, student services, Student Success Center, business office, computer laboratories, administrative services, cafeteria, student lounge area and a full-service bookstore. Furthermore, the College`s Health Sciences Center, the region`s premier healthcare education facility, is home to all Belmont College Nursing and Health Sciences programs. The building features state-of-the-art classrooms and science labs for biology, anatomy, and chemistry. Also on campus are: The Mechanical Technology Center (HVAC program), Fire Sciences Center (Firefighter program), and the Science and Engineering Building  (Building Preservation/Restoration and Welding programs) which is located on OUE's campus.
  • 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.
Profile last updated: 09/13/2022

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Belmont College cost?

Belmont College's tuition is approximately $2,786 for In-State students and $4,350 for Out-State students.

What sports does Belmont College offer?

Belmont College offers 2 interscholastic sports: Bowling and Flag Football.

What is Belmont College's ranking?

Belmont College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Ohio for: Least expensive tuition and Least debt for graduating students.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 750 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,786
  • Out-state tuition: $4,350
  • Student:teacher ratio: 29:1
  • Minority enrollment: 13%
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,876 per year for in-state students and $11,127 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,933 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 74%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.46, which is lower than the national average of 0.70. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Davis College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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