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Beloit College Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Beloit College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Beloit College Ranked?

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2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Beloit College was awarded 32 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is social sciences.

Overall Quality

Beloit landed the #304 spot in College Factual's 2021 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 1,715 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking.

Beloit is also ranked #7 out of 39 schools in Wisconsin.

See all of the rankings for Beloit College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Beloit?

Acceptance Rate

Beloit College has an acceptance rate of 54%, which means the school is serious about who it admits. Take your time in putting together a strong application that highlights why you are a good fit for Beloit.

Learn more about Beloit College admissions.

Beloit College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Beloit it is much better at 11 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Beloit College is 87%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  87 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Beloit College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 85% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Beloit College enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  85 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Beloit the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 70%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  70 out of 100
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Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Beloit College.

Excellent Overall Diversity at Beloit

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,275 undergraduates at Beloit with 1,228 being full-time and 47 being part-time.

Beloit Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

With an overall score of 97.67 out of 100, Beloit is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  97.67 out of 100
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How Much Does Beloit College Cost?

The overall average net price of Beloit is $14,877. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Beloit

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$7,864 $9,965 $10,007 $18,721 $23,592

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Beloit, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Beloit, approximately 65% of students took out student loans averaging $7,643 a year. That adds up to $30,572 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Beloit is 3.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Beloit Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Beloit make about $42,400 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.

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See which majors at Beloit College make the most money.

Location of Beloit College

Located in Beloit, Wisconsin, Beloit College is a private not-for-profit institution. Beloit is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of Beloit College

Contact details for Beloit are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 700 College St, Beloit, WI 53511-5595
Phone: 608-363-2000
Website: www.beloit.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BeloitCollege
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Beloit_College

Beloit College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Anthropology 34 $16,100
General Psychology 27 $23,900
Business/Managerial Economics 26 NA
General Education 23 $28,800
Political Science & Government 21 NA
Chemistry 20 NA
Sociology 18 $21,900
Science, Technology & Society 18 $18,300
Writing Studies 17 $16,200
Natural Resources Conservation 16 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Beloit College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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