Overview

Applicants
53
Acceptance Rate
92%
Average HS GPA
2.80

Test Scores


Deadlines


Regular
August 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Recommendation(s)

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
714:1
Total Faculty
18
with Terminal Degree
11

10
Women
8
Men
1
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
50%
Graduate in 5 years
50%
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career overview


Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
50%
Graduate in 5 years
50%
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Apr 1
Notification Date
Feb 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
School
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$15,750

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$15,750

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$28,000

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
67%

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$27,000
Required Fees
$700
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$900

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$3,000
Transportation for Commuters
$450

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
128
Out of State
80%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
2

Demographics

38% female
63% male
80% are out of state
100% are full time
0% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
95%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
99%

Campus Environment
Village

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Other

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Beacon College

Type of Program
For LD/ADD Only

Director
Deborah Brodbeck, President

College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Documentation Requred for LD
-Psychoeduactional evaluation, WAIS-III with subtest scores, or WJIII -Woodcock Johnson Test of Achievement with grade equivalency scores in reading, writing, and math, or WIAT III with grade equivalency scores.

Documentation Requred for ADHD
-Psychoeduactional evaluation, WAIS-III with subtest scores or WJIII. -Woodcock Johnson Test of Achievement with age or grade equivalency scores in reading, writing, and math, or WIAT III.

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
13
Number of Honor Societies
1

Number of Social Sororities
1
Number of Religious Organizations

20% join a fraternity
10% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Other


Student Services


Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
4

Average Number of PC's per Lab
36

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
No

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
80%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Celia Corrad
Admissions Counselor

Address
105 East Main Street
Leesburg, FL 34748

Phone
352-787-7660

Email
admissions@beaconcollege.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
New Resident Apartment Complex
Student Center
Stoer Building - Office of Student Services
Beacon College Library
Administration Building

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Disney Attractions
Sea World
Universal Studies
Downtown Disney
Florida Outlets
Leesburg, Florida offers a small and friendly town atmosphere with Orlando theme parks and attractions all within a short drive!

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required:
Dates:
Times:
Average Length:

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
periodic times and dates available

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Orlando International Airport Airport Shuttle Service through Lake Limo and Lake County Shuttle Service. Advanced reservation (48 hours) required.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Orlando International Airport Take State Road 528 West (Beeline Expressway, Area Attractions) to the Florida Turnpike. Travel north on the Turnpike to Exit 285 that is the Leesburg-Clermont Exit. At the end of the exit ramp, turn right (north) on Highway 27. At approximately 14 miles, you will see a sign "Downtown Leesburg" (Main Street). Turn right on Main Street. The College is approximately 14 blocks on the right-hand side of the street (105 E. Main Street). Tampa/Clearwater Take I-75 north to the Wildwood Exit. Turn right onto Highway 44 and continue on Highway 44 to downtown Leesburg (do not take the Highway 44 bypass). Proceed on Highway 44 crossing over 14th Street (Highway 27) into the downtown area. The College is approximately 14 blocks on the right-hand side of the street (105 E. Main Street). North Florida (Gainesville, Tallahassee, Atlanta) Take I-75 south to the Wildwood Exit. Follow the directions as indicated from Tampa/Clearwater. Visitors should proceed to the Administration Building where you will be greeted and an admissions counselor will be paged. Parking is available either in the front of the Administrative Offices building, or across the street from the Beacon College Library Building.

Local Accommodations
Darst Victorian Manor 495 Old US Hwy. 441; Mt. Dora, FL 352-383-4050 Guesthouse Inn and Suites 1308 N. 14th Street; Leesburg, FL 352-787-1210 Hampton Inn 19700 Hwy. 441; Mt. Dora, FL 352-383-2087 Holiday Inn Express 3601 W. Burleigh Blvd.; Tavares, FL 352-742-1660 Inn on the Green 700 E. Burleigh Blvd.; Tavares, FL 800-935-2935 Lakeside Inn 100 N. Alexander St.; Mt. Dora, FL 800-556-5016 Magnolia Inn 347 E. 3rd Avenue; Mt. Dora, FL 800-776-2112 MicroTel Inn 9700 US Hwy. 441; Leesburg, FL 888-771-7171 Mission Inn 10400 C.R. 48; Howey-In-The-Hills, FL 800-874-9053 Simpsons Bed and Breakfast 441 N. Donnelly St.; Mt. Dora, FL 352-383-2087 Super 8 1392 W. North Blvd.; Leesburg, FL 800-800-8000 The Emerald Hill Inn 27751 Lake Jem Rd; Mt. Dora, FL 800-366-9387
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Key Stats

53
Applicants
128
Size
92%
Acceptance Rate