Hobe Sound Bible College
Hobe Sound, FL 33455-1065


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 203
Religious affiliation Wesleyan
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 11:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 220 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
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


Hobe Sound Bible College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Hobe Sound Bible College's tuition was $5,600 for all students regardless of residency (79.1% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Hobe Sound Bible College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 86% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,804 (which is 13.5% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Hobe Sound Bible College in 2016-2017, was 11, which is 39% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,706 (which is 20.2% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Hobe Sound Bible College has enrolled a total of 203 students (104 students full-time and 99 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 203 students, 4 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 51% men and 49% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 111 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 70%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 10%

Hispanic: 7%

Black/African American: 7%

Non-resident alien: 5%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Two or more races: 0%


Listed below are the 7 largest majors offered at Hobe Sound Bible College.

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
Theology And Religious Vocations 36% 30 4
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 30% 25 7
Education 14% 12 0
Psychology 10% 8 2
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 0% 0
Visual And Performing Arts 0% 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 0% 0 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Hobe Sound Bible College full-time students who started class in 2010 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.

Campus Location

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