Tuition & Fees

$40,580

$40,580

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Not Reported

undergraduateRatios

61%

male

39%

female

1

teacher

11

students

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Selective

50%

acceptance rate

Accepted 135
Declined + 131
Total Received 266
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Private (nonprofit)

400

undergraduate students

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Most Popular Majors

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

SAT 3611
ACT 0704

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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.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 400
Established in 1989
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Leesburg, FL

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

Beacon College
105 East Main Street
Leesburg, FL 34748

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
85%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
99%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
1 fraternities 15% of male students
 
1 sororities 6% of female students
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Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted no
Application deadline May 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted

Selective

50%

acceptance rate

Accepted 135
Declined + 131
Total Received 266

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Interview
Recommendations

Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Secondary school record

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Essay
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
Standardized test scores
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Dale Herold
Vice President of Admissions & Enrollment Management
P: 855 220-5376
F: 352 787-0796
admissions@beaconcollege.edu

Financial Aid

25%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$27,400

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $40,580
Room $7,290
Board $3,760
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $52,630
Average Financial Aid - $27,400
Total with Avg. Aid $25,230
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Financial Aid Deadline

FAFSA
January 1

State aid form
September 3

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

State aid form

Financial Aid Office

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

Financial Aid Officer

Dale Herold
Vice President of Admissions & Enrollment Management
dherold@beaconcollege.edu

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Anthrozoology
Business Management
Computer Information Systems
Human Services
Humanities
Psychology
Studio Arts
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Most Popular Majors

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

Programs Offered

  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships

400

total students

33%

in-state

67%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

400
students

Female
39%
155

Male
61%
245

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

96%

385
students

Female
39%
147

Male
61%
238

4%

15
students

Female
54%
8

Male
46%
7

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
16%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
Hispanic/Latino
66%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

50%

Transfer applicants accepted

63%

Applicants accepted who enroll

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
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of All
Interview Required of All
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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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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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

International Student Contact

Ms. Dale Herold
Vice President of Admissions & Enrollment Management
352 638-9778
dherold@beaconcollege.edu

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