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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. 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 Community College of Beaver County Ranked?

2021 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 3 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

CCBC was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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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

With a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1, Community College of Beaver County is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

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 51%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  51 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Community College of Beaver County

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 45% tells us that most first-year, full-time students don't stick around for a second year at Community College of Beaver County. Students may have a variety of reasons for this, such as only intending to attend a school for one year while they brush up on certain subjects.

Freshmen Retention Rate  45 out of 100
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Below Average Overall Diversity at CCBC

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,254 undergraduates at CCBC with 820 being full-time and 1,434 being part-time.

CCBC Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for CCBC is 33.08 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  33.08 out of 100
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How Much Does Community College of Beaver County Cost?

The overall average net price of CCBC is $9,311. 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 +
$7,644 $9,335 $11,176 $12,332 $14,165

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

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At CCBC, approximately 33% of students took out student loans averaging $6,264 a year. That adds up to $25,056 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at CCBC is 14.3%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do CCBC Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from CCBC make around $34,700 per year during the early years of their employment. 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 located in Monaca, Pennsylvania. CCBC is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

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Location of Community College of Beaver County

Contact details for CCBC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1 Campus Drive, Monaca, PA 15061-2588
Phone: 724-480-2222
Website: 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 courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 771 students took at least one online class at Community College of Beaver County. This is an increase from the 724 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 771 165
2016-2017 724 180
2015-2016 647 0
2014-2015 661 0
2013-2014 664 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.

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