Ohio Business College-Sheffield

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  • Ohio Business College is dedicated to the ideal that education is growth and that each person should have the opportunity to develop to his or her full potential. Ohio Business College is concerned with developing the total person so that each student will not only acquire the business knowledge and skills necessary for success, but also find a way of life that enriches the mind with understanding and sensitivity to the problems and needs of others. The faculty and administrative staff of Ohio Business College are deeply committed to an ongoing responsibility to and respect for the students, their families, and local business community.

School Highlights

Ohio Business College-Sheffield serves 199 students (62% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.

Top Rankings

Ohio Business College-Sheffield ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ohio Business College-Sheffield(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty16 staff39 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Ohio Business College-Sheffield has declined by 52% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 58:1 over five years.
The Ohio Business College-Sheffield diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment199 students823 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:127:1
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# Full-Time Students124 students475 students
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# Part-Time Students75 students348 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
19%
4%
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% Black
34%
14%
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% White
39%
66%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Non Resident races
2%
3%
% Unknown races
1%
8%
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Diversity Score0.700.53
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College Completion Rate
48%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,600$30,800
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $8,500 is less than the state average of $13,406. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$8,500$13,406
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$13,687$19,930
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,500
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • In 1903 Lorain Business College was established as private, co-educational institution of higher business education located in downtown Lorain on the corner of Sixth Street and Broadway Avenue. The school operated under the management of C. L. Bair at the same location. In April 1998 name officially changed to Ohio Business College. Ohio Business College has been providing excellence in business education since 1903, with a continuing commitment to excellence and real results. With two campus locations, Ohio Business College offers the following business related programs: legal assistant training, business management training, web page design, IT training, as well as degrees in Finance, Accounting, Human Resource Management, and Administrative Office Assistant. Ohio Business College is also focused on providing adult continuing education programs and resources to enable getting your diploma or degree even that much easier. Ohio Business College is accredited as a business school by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. Ohio Business College is authorized to grant Associate Degrees in Applied Buisness by the State Board of Career Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Ohio Business College-Sheffield is Lorain County Community College (1.5 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,856 per year for in-state students and $11,120 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,406 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Ohio Business College-Sheffield. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.