Belmont College, located in St. Clairsville, Ohio, was founded in 1971 when it was known as Belmont Technical College. The school has served its area as a source for career and vocational training. Over the years, the school has expanded its focus to add programs leading to academic transfer. As a result the school changed its name to reflect its broadened focus. Belmont College is dedicated to providing students the best education possible to fulfill their academic or personal goals.
As a two year institution, Belmont College offers associate degrees and certificates for technical and career training and academic transfer. Career training programs take between one and two years to complete, and provide students with the training and skills to enter the workforce immediately after graduation. Academic transfer programs allow students to complete the first two years of a four year education, followed by transfer to a college or university to complete their bachelor's degree.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
As a public two year institution, Belmont College maintains an open enrollment policy allowing all applicants who meet the minimum requirements for entry to be admitted. Interested students should submit an application for admission, followed by meeting a counselor to discuss program enrollment and curriculum. Registration takes place shortly prior to each semester.
Financial aid is available in the form of loans, grants and scholarships. Students in need of financial assistance must complete the appropriate forms, including the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which will be used to determine financial need, program eligibility and monetary awards. Financial aid must be applied for at the start of each academic year.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $4,500. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $2,600-$3,100
- Out-of-State: $5,000-$6,007
- Part-time students are charged:
- State Residents: $110-$130 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $210-$250 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||95%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||95%||$4,114|
|Receiving Student Loans||46%||$2,721|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Belmont College may provide services like those listed below:
- Online course work available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Student employment
- Assisting students to find work
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Belmont College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Security and Protective Services
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Belmont College.
- Central Ohio Technical College in Newark, OH (81 miles away)
- Pennsylvania Highlands Community College in Johnstown, PA (111 miles away)
- Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas in De Queen, AR (115 miles away)
- Marion Technical College in Marion, OH (119 miles away)
- Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College in Moorefield, WV (124 miles away)