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Community College of Beaver County Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Community College of Beaver County, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Community College of Beaver County Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Community College of Beaver County was awarded 51 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, CCBC is ranked #2,130 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Out of the 134 colleges in Pennsylvania, CCBC is ranked at #111.

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Is It Hard to Get Into CCBC?

Acceptance Rate

Since Community College of Beaver County has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Community College of Beaver County Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Community College of Beaver County, this ratio is 15 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Community College of Beaver County is 48%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  48 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Community College of Beaver County

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Community College of Beaver County this rate is 53%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  53 out of 100
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Community College of Beaver County Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,713 undergraduates at CCBC with 640 being full-time and 1,073 being part-time.

How Much Does Community College of Beaver County Cost?

The overall average net price of CCBC is $7,885. 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 CCBC

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,957 $6,292 $9,452 $12,125 $12,715

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 CCBC, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At CCBC, approximately 45% of students took out student loans averaging $7,309 a year. That adds up to $29,236 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at CCBC is 17.5%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do CCBC Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from CCBC with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $34,700 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 13% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Community College of Beaver County

Community College of Beaver County is a public institution situated in Monaca, Pennsylvania. Monaca is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Contact details for CCBC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1 Campus Drive, Monaca, PA 15061-2588
Phone: 724-480-2222
Website: https://www.ccbc.edu/

Community College of Beaver County Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Community College of Beaver County along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at CCBC

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 1,145 students took at least one online class at Community College of Beaver County. This is an increase from the 747 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,145 526
2018-2019 747 168
2017-2018 771 165
2016-2017 724 180
2015-2016 647 0

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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.

References

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