Newport Business Institute Lower Burrell

Overview of Newport Business Institute Lower Burrell

Newport Business Institute can be found in Lower Burrell, PA (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Associate's degree is the highest degree at Newport Business Institute.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. The most common majors at Newport Business Institute are in business and management, office and administration.

Newport Business Institute Selectivity

The school is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications.


Classes at Newport Business Institute are less crowded than at many schools.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 70 students were enrolled in the school. Older adults are in evidence at Newport Business Institute, often seeking career changing education.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"To provide a creative and challenging environment and treat all students with fairness and respect. To serve our students through active teaching, researching, tutoring sessions, and guidance on academic matters. To promote academic excellence by developing high standards in the classroom that are conducive to the different learning styles of our students. To promote independent thinking, problem solving, ethics, and team-playing through various classroom activities. To meet students needs with a faculty and staff who continue to learn and grow as professionals."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Newport Business Institute

Newport Business Institute
945 Greensburg Rd
Lower Burrell , PA 15068

Newport Business Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management20business management, accounting
Medical Administration12medical secretary
Office and Administration4administrative assistant, general office occupations
Hospitality1tourism promotion
Medical Support and Technology0medical assistant
Computer Science and Engineering0computer support

Number of programs and degrees for Newport Business Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years36
Award of less than 1 academic year122
Associate's degree222

Newport Business Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Newport Business Institute had a total enrollment of 70 students (111 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 94%
Black 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 20%
20-21 20%
22-24 9%
25-29 10%
30-34 6%
35-39 9%
40-49 13%
50-64 11%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Newport Business Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 76 %

Newport Business Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Newport Business Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,950
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,950
Books and supplies $ 1,350

Financial Aid:
Newport Business Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 490100)

Newport Business Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year3$30,1683$30,000
All faculty totalcalendar year3$30,1683$30,000

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Newport Business Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other

Tourism Promotion Operations

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

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Newport Business Institute Highlights

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What Sets Newport Business Institute Apart:

% of degrees in business and management
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Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Newport Business Institute Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Newport Business Institute % of degrees in office and administration
% students 40 years or older
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Top 11%Newport Business Institute % students 40 years or older
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 15%Newport Business Institute Female % of student body

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