Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology
Denver, CO 80247


Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 411
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 34:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 291 applications and only 93 students were granted admission. Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology is at the #7 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 168 2 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
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Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology's tuition was $11,963 for all students regardless of residency (13.2% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2-year private institution)

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Average Net Price
National Average = $18,092
In State Tuition
National Average = $13,780
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $13,780
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 78% of Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 49% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,666 (which is 16.8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in 2016-2017, was 27, which is 73% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,010 (which is 20.2% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,407
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,529
Financial aid
National Average = 88%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology has enrolled a total of 411 students (411 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 411 students, 72 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 9% men and 91% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 72%

Hispanic: 12%

Two or more races: 10%

Black/African American: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%


Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 67% 296

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 61%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,300. Last year, out of the total 469 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 399 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 715 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 579 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,300 $30,200
Employment Rate 85% 81%
Total Graduates 469 715

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology.

Ecotech Institute
2.6 mile away
United Beauty College
7.3 mile away
Aveda Institute-Denver
7.4 mile away