Appalachian Bible College: Review & Facts

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Appalachian Bible College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 285 students enrolled. This college was established in 1950 and is the only college located in Mount Hope, West Virginia.

Appalachian Bible College is affiliated with Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings

Appalachian Bible College will give you the option to earn a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Appalachian Bible College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 3 majors. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Appalachian Bible College is fair at 76% (above West Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
The graduation rate at Appalachian Bible College is average: 64%.

Student to faculty ratio at Appalachian Bible College is pretty decent -- 15:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median - around $12,100 per year. The additional fees at Appalachian Bible College not covered by tuition are nearly $1,600; this comes to a total of $13,700 per year.

Read the details about Appalachian Bible College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

According to recent data, 101 applications were submitted and 48 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Appalachian Bible College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Appalachian Bible College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Appalachian Bible College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Appalachian Bible College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 300 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $3,400 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Appalachian Bible College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Appalachian Bible College Location and Maps

Post Address: Appalachian Bible College, 161 College Drive, Mount Hope, West Virginia 25880, USA
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