Jamestown Business College: Review & Facts

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Jamestown Business College is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 300 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1886 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Jamestown, New York.

Academic Offerings

Jamestown Business College will give you the opportunity to earn a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Jamestown Business College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 4 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, and Office and Clerical Services. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Jamestown Business College is low at 53% (way below New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
The graduation rate at Jamestown Business College is below average: 51%.

Student to faculty ratio at Jamestown Business College is reasonable, 24:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median, around $11,400 per year. The additional fees at Jamestown Business College beyond tuition are about $900; this comes to a total of $12,300 a year.

Read the details about Jamestown Business 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

As reported in recent government data, 129 applications were submitted and 119 were accepted; so it is very easy to become a student at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at JBC is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Jamestown Business College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (716) 664-5100.

Opportunities and Services

Jamestown Business College offers evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Jamestown Business 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.

At present there is no on-campus housing at Jamestown Business College.

Based on the college crime information, Jamestown Business College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Jamestown Business College Location and Maps

Post Address: Jamestown Business College, 7 Fairmount Ave, Jamestown, New York 14701-4756, USA
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