Beacon College

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2014 Quick Stats
105 E. Main Street

Leesburg, FL 34748

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Phone: (352) 787-7660
2012-2013 Tuition
$29,910
tuition and fees
Students
186
enrolled
66%
male /
34%
female
Admissions

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Summary

Beacon College is a private institution that was founded in 1989. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 186, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 5 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $29,910 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Beacon College is the nation's premier four-year college with the mission of providing academic degree programs exclusively for students with learning disabilities. The cornerstone of the Beacon College program is the individualized academic mentoring program and the delivery of student support services. We believe it is the responsibility of the Institution to utilize teaching methodologies that facilitate learning and meet the academic needs of a diverse student population. Beacon College's holistic approach assists students in achieving academic excellence and an understanding of their cognitive stengths for success in personal and professional pursuits.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1989
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting city
2012 Endowment N/A

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Fall 2012 acceptance rate N/A
Application deadline N/A
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Beacon College is 11:1, and the school has 100 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Beacon College include: Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities; Information Science/Studies; and Human Services, General.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 11:1
4-year graduation rate 87%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 50%
Information Science/Studies 30%
Human Services, General 20%

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Student Life

Beacon College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 186, with a gender distribution of 65.6 percent male students and 34.4 percent female students.

Total enrollment 186
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Beacon College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and placement service. Beacon College also offers campus safety and security services like late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Beacon College, 45 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Beacon College.

Students who have cars on campus 45%
Health insurance offered No

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Tuition and fees $29,910 (2012-13)
Room and board $8,602 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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