Beacon College

Leesburg, FL

Beacon College

Leesburg, FL

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Tuition & Fees

$42,900

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

63%

male

37%

female

10

students

1

faculty

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Selective

44%

acceptance rate

Accepted 211
Declined 262
Total Received 473
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Private

440

undergraduate students

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Location

School Facts

Beacon College, founded in 1989, is a small private, not-for-profit liberal arts college. The 20-acre city campus is located in Leesburg, Florida. It is a two- and four-year college with the mission of providing academic degree programs for students with learning disabilities, ADHD, and other learning differences.

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Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 440
Established in 1989
Coeducational Coeducational

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20-acre campus in Leesburg (population: 22,689). 50 miles from Orlando. Air and train serve Orlando.

  • Campus Setting: Large town

Beacon College
105 East Main Street
Leesburg, FL
34748

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
87%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
99%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline (priority deadline) May 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Considered if submitted SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Selective

44%

acceptance rate

Accepted 211
Declined 262
Total Received 473

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Secondary School Rank

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Other
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

87%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$19,653

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $42,600
Room $7,836
Board $4,980
Additional fees $300
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $56,716
Average Financial Aid - $19,653
Total with Avg. Aid $37,063

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 352 638-9730
F: 800 360-1974
financialaid@beaconcollege.edu

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Anthrozoology.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Fine/Studio Arts, General.
Humanities/Humanistic Studies.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Psychology, General.
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design.
Zoology/Animal Biology, Other.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Computer Information Systems
  2. Business Management
  3. Human Services

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Double majors
  • Independent study
  • Internships

440

total students

36%

in-state

64%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

440
students

Female
37%
163

Male
63%
277

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

98%

430
students

Female
37%
160

Male
63%
270

2%

10
students

Female
30%
3

Male
70%
7

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Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
16%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
66%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

37%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Required of All
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 4
Countries most often represented Bermuda
Botswana
England
India
Nigeria
The Bahamas
Special services offered for international applicants

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