Forrest College

Forrest College

Anderson, South Carolina


Forrest College

Forrest College is a private for-profit, at least 2 but less than 4 years institution located in Anderson, South Carolina. The campus is situated in a small city area and is home to 27 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How much does it cost to attend Forrest College?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Forrest College for an academic year is $10,650. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. 91% of undergraduate students at Forrest College receive financial aid.

What degrees are offered at Forrest College?

The degrees offered at Forrest College include "less than one year certificate", "one but less than two years certificate" and "associate's degree".

What are the popular majors at Forrest College?

The most popular programs/majors at Forrest College include "Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other", "Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other"" and "Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services".

What is the graduation rate at Forrest College?

The graduation rate at Forrest College is 46%.

What is the debt of graduating Forrest College students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Forrest College students is $9,552 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $21,100.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, associate's and certificates

Student-to-faculty Ratio

8

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

City

Anderson

College Type

Private for-profit

Campus Housing

No

Location Setting

Small City

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$5,682

General

Address

601 E River Street
Anderson, South Carolina 29624-2405

College Website

www.forrestcollege.edu

Phone

(864) 225-7653

Online Application Website

www.forrestcollege.edu/application/

Admissions

This college has open admission policy


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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Forrest College for an academic year can be broken down into $9,900 for tuition, $750 for fees, $2,775 for books and supplies, - for room and board and - for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$10,650
Tuition$9,900
Fees$750
Books and supplies$2,775
Room and board-
Other expenses-
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Students

Forrest College has 27 undergradute students. 19% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 81% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

27

Enrollment by gender

19%

19% men

81%

81% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Forrest College is 46%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 33% compared to 50% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Forrest College is 45%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

46%

Graduation Rate by Gender

33%

33% men

50%

50% women

Retention Rate

45%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Forrest College is $21,100 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $13,200 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $27,700.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$21,100

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$13,200 - $27,700

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

39%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Forrest College is 76% compared to 24% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

76%

76% percent_working

24%

24% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Forrest College include "Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other" with 5 graduates followed by "Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other" with 4 graduates, "Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services" with 4 graduates, "Computer and Information Sciences, General" with 2 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other5
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other4
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services4
Computer and Information Sciences, General2

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving associates degree.

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