Ben Franklin Career Center

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$3,713

11.1% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$12,855

After Financial Aid

2017 Enrolled Students

53

100% Full-Time

About

Ben Franklin Career Center is a higher education institution located in Kanawha County, WV. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Ben Franklin Career Center were .

In 2017, 59 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Ben Franklin Career Center. 11.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 88.1% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (55 degrees), 18.3 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (3 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Ben Franklin Career Center is $3,713, which is $-8,024 less than the national average for ($11,738).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Ben Franklin Career Center is $3,713, which is $-8,024 less than the national average for ($11,738).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $12,855.

In 2017, 73% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while N/A% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$3,713

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Ben Franklin Career Center was $3,713. The cost of tuition at Ben Franklin Career Center is $-8,024 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for ($11,738).

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Average Net Price

$12,855

2017 Value

1.44%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Ben Franklin Career Center had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $12,855. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Ben Franklin Career Center grew by 1.44%.

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Other Student Expenses

$12,000

Room and Board

$900

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Ben Franklin Career Center was of $12,000 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $900. The cost of room and board did not change between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 12.5% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

73%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

N/A%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

73% of undergraduate students at Ben Franklin Career Center received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 329% with respect to 2016, when 17% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Ben Franklin Career Center has a total enrollment of 53 students. The full-time enrollment at Ben Franklin Career Center is 53 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Ben Franklin Career Center are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Ben Franklin Career Center, both undergraduate and graduate, is 84.9% White, 11.3% Black or African American, 1.89% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Hispanic or Latino, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Ben Franklin Career Center in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (79.2%), followed by Black or African American Male (11.3%) and White Female (5.66%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

100%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Ben Franklin Career Center, both undergraduate and graduate, is 53 students. The full-time enrollment at Ben Franklin Career Center is 53 and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Ben Franklin Career Center are enrolled full-time compared with 74.1% at similar .

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Retention Rate over Time

75%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Ben Franklin Career Center was 75%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (77%), Ben Franklin Career Center had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    45

  2. Black or African American

    6

  3. Asian

    1

The enrolled student population at Ben Franklin Career Center is 84.9% White, 11.3% Black or African American, 1.89% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Hispanic or Latino, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 41.5% White, 26.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 19.2% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 45 fewer women than men received degrees from Ben Franklin Career Center. The majority of degree recipients at Ben Franklin Career Center are white (55 degrees awarded). There were 18.3 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (3 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Ben Franklin Career Center is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Ben Franklin Career Center, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Mechanical Technologies (38 degrees awarded), Precision Production (12 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (3 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Ben Franklin Career Center are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,871,272 people), Registered nurses (1,340,723 people), Software developers (445,420 people), Secondary school teachers (301,593 people), and Education administrators (258,626 people).

The most specialized majors at Ben Franklin Career Center are Mechanical Technologies (38 degrees awarded), Precision Production (12 degrees), Engineering Technologies (3 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (1 degrees), and Health (4 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Ben Franklin Career Center are Physicians, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Public relations specialists, Surgeons, and Geoscientists and hydrologists, except geographers

The most specialized majors at Ben Franklin Career Center are Mechanical Technologies (38 degrees awarded), Precision Production (12 degrees), Engineering Technologies (3 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (1 degrees), and Health (4 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Ben Franklin Career Center are Elementary & secondary schools (2,842,005 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,543,274 people), Computer Systems Design (548,117 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (378,119 people), and Outpatient care centers (232,337 people).

The most specialized majors at Ben Franklin Career Center are Mechanical Technologies (38 degrees awarded), Precision Production (12 degrees), Engineering Technologies (3 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (1 degrees), and Health (4 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Ben Franklin Career Center.

Most Common

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 52

  2. 7

In 2017, 52 degrees were awarded to men at Ben Franklin Career Center, which is 7.43 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (7).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 13 degrees were awarded to men at Ben Franklin Career Center in General Electrical Equipment Installation & Repair, which is N/A times more than the 0 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 3 degrees were awarded to women at Ben Franklin Career Center in Medical Office Assistant, which is 3 times more than the 1 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

10%

100% Completion Time

18%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 10% of students graduating from Ben Franklin Career Center completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 18% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 18% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

N/A

Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Ben Franklin Career Center is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, N/A% of graduates (N/A students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    55 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    3 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races

    1 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Ben Franklin Career Center is white (55 degrees awarded). There were 18.3 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (3 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    49 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    6 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Male

    2 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Ben Franklin Career Center is white male (49 degrees awarded). There were 8.17 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (6 degrees).

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Operations

Ben Franklin Career Center has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $453k (N/A%), compared to the 0.0457% average return ($6.76k on $14.8M) across all .

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Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2017 Endowment

0%

growth from 2016

Ben Franklin Career Center has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Ben Franklin Career Center stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting) Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $0 - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Ben Franklin Career Center received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$1.91M

2017 Salaries

0.783%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Ben Franklin Career Center paid a median of $1.91M in salaries, which represents N/A% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 0.783% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 178% growth from 2015 and a 0.0367% growth from 2014.

The median for similar is 574k (13.1% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$N/A

Instructional Salaries

0

Number of Employees

In N/A, Ben Franklin Career Center paid a total of $N/A to 0 employees working as instructors, which represents N/A% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $296k (51.6%) for similar Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting).

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

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Most Common Instructor

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Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

N/A Employees

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

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