Berea College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

CPO 2220

Berea, KY 40404

(859) 985-3500

(800) 326-5948

Fax: (859) 985-3512



Contact: Joe Bagnoli

Director of Admissions
Main Address

101 Chestnut Street

Berea, KY 40404

(859) 985-3000

www.berea.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,549

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 413

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,491

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 22%
br>Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 78%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General B

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
Asian Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Voice/Opera B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Neuroanatomy B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Finance/Banking B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education B
Junior High Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Technology/Industrial Arts Education B

Engineering Technologies

Manufacturing Technologies B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B
English Literature (British) B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family/Consumer Sciences – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Latin B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology 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.

Berea College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (859) 985-3000
Website: https://www.berea.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.berea.edu/admissions/applying-for-admission/
Address: 101 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY 40404-2182
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,673
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 63%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 1,673 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $39,990
Out-of-state Tuition: $39,990
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $34,198

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Berea College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Berea College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 5
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 5
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 1
Mathematics and Statistics 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 3
Theology and Religious Vocations 1
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Grand total 49

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Berea College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $39,990
Out-of-state $39,990
Books and supplies $700

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 432 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 432 100% $34,198
Student loan aid 61 14% $2,017

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,670 100% $33,186
Federal student loans 257 15% $2,827

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Berea College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Berea College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,575 626 949
Percent admitted 100% 39% 38%
Percent admitted who enrolled 28% 30% 26%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Berea College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,673
Undergraduate enrollment 1,673
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Berea College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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