The Baptist College of Florida

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Founded in 1943, The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) is a private post-secondary, higher education instition located in Graceville, Florida a town of 2,402 in Jackson County. Sponsored by the Florida Baptist Convention (FBC), an affiliate of the Southern Baptist Convention a Christian college, traditionally for Baptist minsters, The Baptist College of Florida now offers a more secular curriculum than it has in the past. The school offers degrees in music, education, counseling, and theology. BCF is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

General Information

Admission Office

5400 College Drive

Graceville, FL 32440-3306

(850) 263-3261

(800) 328-2660

Fax: (850) 263-9026



Contact: Sandra Richards

Director of Marketing
Main Address

5400 College Drive

Graceville, FL 32440

(850) 263-3261

www.baptistcollege.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 588

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 55

Degree-seeking undergrads: 565

Setting

Rural 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: $20

Online application fee: $20
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 44%

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $7,850 $8,150 $8,500 $8,800 +3.53%
Books and Supplies $900 $900 $900 $900 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $3,736 $3,886 $4,066 $4,066 0.00%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $8,000 $8,318 $8,618 $8,618 0.00%
Other $1,800 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $14,486 $14,936 $15,466 $15,766 +1.94%
In-state Off Campus $18,550 $19,368 $20,018 $20,318 +1.50%
In-state with Family $8,750 $9,050 $9,400 $9,700 +3.19%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $8,400
In-state Student Fees $400
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $8,400
Out-of-state Student Fees $400

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 49 89%
Grant or scholarship aid 49 89% $203,239 $4,148
• Federal grants 32 58% $59,370 $1,855
• Pell grants 15 27% $50,220 $3,348
• Other Federal grants 17 31% $9,150 $538
Local and state government scholarships or grants 22 40% $71,991 $3,272
Institutional scholarships or grants 44 80% $71,878 $1,634
Student loans 28 51% $135,705 $4,847
• Federal student loans 27 49% $134,405 $4,978
• Other student loans 1 2% $1,300 $1,300

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOC/PHD AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 107 6
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 3
Organizational Leadership 3
Education 8
Elementary Education and Teaching 5
Music Teacher Education 3
English Language and Literature/letters 1
English Language and Literature, General 1
History 1
History, General 1
Theology and Religious Vocations 82 6
Bible/biblical Studies 19
Missions/missionary Studies and Missiology 9
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other 5
Religious Education 9 2
Religious/sacred Music 2
Theology/theological Studies 38 4
Visual and Performing Arts 12
Music Performance, General 12
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Education

Elementary Education B
Music Teacher Education B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies B
Pastoral Counseling B
Religious Education A,B
Religious/Sacred Music A,B
Theology 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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