Hobe Sound Bible College

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School Overview

Hobe Sound Bible College is a Christian college located in Hobe Sound, Florida that was founded in 1960. The college participates in the “holiness movement”, a conservative movement that emphasizes evangelical Christianity as a central doctrine. Hobe offers Associate of Arts, Associate of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees in several disciplines including teacher education, music education, missions, ministry studies and Christian studies. The college is fully accredited by The Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), a nationally accrediting agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education and U.S. Department of Education.

General Information

Admission Office

Box 1065

Hobe Sound, FL 33475

(772) 546-5534

(800) 881-5534

Fax: (772) 545-1422



Contact: Judy Fay

Director of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 1065

Hobe Sound, FL 33475

(772) 546-5534

www.hsbc.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 160

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $4,690 $4,710 $4,940 $5,100 +3.24%
Books and Supplies $500 $500 $500 $500 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $4,000 $4,400 $4,680 $4,840 +3.42%
Other $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $4,000 $4,400 $4,680 $4,840 +3.42%
Other $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $11,790 $12,210 $12,720 $13,040 +2.52%
In-state Off Campus $11,790 $12,210 $12,720 $13,040 +2.52%
In-state with Family $5,190 $5,210 $5,440 $5,600 +2.94%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 20 91%
Grant or scholarship aid 20 91% $89,213 $4,461
• Federal grants 15 68% $69,034 $4,602
• Pell grants 15 68% $52,769 $3,518
• Other Federal grants 9 41% $16,265 $1,807
Local and state government scholarships or grants 1 5% $1,916 $1,916
Institutional scholarships or grants 11 50% $18,263 $1,660
Student loans 12 55% $44,417 $3,701
• Federal student loans 12 55% $44,417 $3,701
• 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 7 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 4
Accounting 3
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 1
Education 12
Elementary Education and Teaching 3
English/language Arts Teacher Education 1
History Teacher Education 4
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education 4
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
General Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Theology and Religious Vocations 3 2 1
Bible/biblical Studies 1
Missions/missionary Studies and Missiology 2
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other 3
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A

Education

Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies A,B,C
Child Evangelism A,B
Missionary Studies A,B,C
Religious/Sacred Music B,C
Theology 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.

Hobe Sound Bible College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(772) 546-5534
Website:www.hsbc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.hsbc.edu/admissions/apply/
Address:11298 SE Gomez Ave, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-1065
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:203
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):45%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:79 (39% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$6,320
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,320
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,673

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Hobe Sound Bible College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hobe Sound Bible College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education6
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Psychology11
Theology and Religious Vocations133
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total1911

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Hobe Sound Bible College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Psychology11
Theology and Religious Vocations31
Grand total68

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hobe Sound Bible 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,320
Out-of-state$6,320
Books and supplies$500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid2589%
Grant or scholarship aid2589%$5,673
Student loan aid1139%$4,706

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid11952%$4,442
Federal student loans4821%$4,449

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hobe Sound Bible 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 Hobe Sound Bible College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Hobe Sound Bible College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment203
Undergraduate enrollment203
Graduate enrollment0

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

Hobe Sound Bible College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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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