Beloit College

700 College St, Beloit, WI 53511-5595
Tel: (608)363-2000
Private not-for-profit | 1,359 students
Beloit College engages the intelligence, imagination, and curiosity of its students, empowering them to lead fulfilling livesmarked by high achievement, personal responsibility, and public contribution in a diverse society. Our emphasis oninternational and interdisciplinary perspectives, the integration of knowledge with experience, and close collaboration amongpeers, professors, and staff equips our students to approach the complex problems of the world ethically and thoughtfully.

School Overview:

Beloit College
CountyRock County, WI
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
134 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,359 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,291 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
68 students137 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
1%2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
8%3%
% Black
5%6%
% White
84%84%
% Two or more races
2%2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$38,474$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$38,474$24,744
 
Percent Admitted67%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)550-700450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)560-670460-573
ACT English (25-75%)24-3219-25
ACT Math (25-75%)23-2818-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)24-3020-25

School Notes:

  • Beloit College was founded in 1846, when Wisconsin was still a territory. The early curriculum wasbuilt on the classical tradition, but students were given an unusual amount of freedom to choose their own courses. Today,Beloit is recognized for its longstanding commitment to curricular innovation, and its first-year initiatives andinternational education programs.
  • Beloit offers more than fifty majors, more than thirty minors, and a number of dual-degree andpreprofessional programs. A flexible curriculum, grounded in rigorous study encourages independent research, fieldwork, andcollaboration with peers and professors. Coursework is interdisciplinary, experiential, and global in scope. The averageclass size is 15 students; Beloit's student-to-faculty ratio is 11:1.
  • Beloit College has been cited as one of the top colleges in the nation that involve students in theeducational process. The college's academic facilities include the internationally recognized Logan Museum of Anthropology,the Wright Museum or Art, a state of the art performing arts complex and research labs equipped with advanced technology.Beloit offers more than thirty international programs, dozens of domestic study programs, and hundreds of internships andfield study programs.
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Beloit College
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