Beacon College

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With just under 200 students, Beacon College is a relatively small privately owned and operated higher education institution located in Leesburg, Florida. Beacon offers specialized programs for individuals with learning disabilities such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and moderate to severe dyslexia. Beacon offers Associate of Arts and Bachelor of Art degrees in several fields of study including Liberal Studies, Human Services and Computer Information Systems. It is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

General Information

Admission Office

105 East Main Street

Leesburg, FL 34748

(352) 787-7249

Fax: (352) 787-0721



Contact: Mary Bruck

Vice President of Enrollment Management and Academic Programs
Main Address

105 East Main Street

Leesburg, FL 34748

(352) 787-7660

www.beaconcollege.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 122

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 35

Degree-seeking undergrads: 122

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 58%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 82%

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $25,050 $25,850 $27,400 $28,210 +2.96%
Books and Supplies $800 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $7,400 $8,000 $8,150 $8,150 0.00%
Other $3,965 $4,165 $4,665 $4,665 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Other $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $37,215 $39,015 $41,215 $42,025 +1.97%
In-state Off Campus $25,850 $26,850 $28,400 $29,210 +2.85%
In-state with Family $25,850 $26,850 $28,400 $29,210 +2.85%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 16 53%
Grant or scholarship aid 16 53% $79,157 $4,947
• Federal grants 1 3% $4,731 $4,731
• Pell grants 1 3% $4,731 $4,731
• Other Federal grants 0 0% $0
Local and state government scholarships or grants 8 27% $22,696 $2,837
Institutional scholarships or grants 8 27% $51,730 $6,466
Student loans 9 30% $31,500 $3,500
• Federal student loans 9 30% $31,500 $3,500
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOC/PHD AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 15 4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2 2
Computer and Information Sciences, General 2 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 13 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 13 2
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Public Administration & Services
Human Services A,B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.


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