Barton College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Barton College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,050 students enrolled. This college was established in 1902 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Wilson, North Carolina.

Barton College is affiliated with Christian Church Disciples of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are offered at Barton College.

Barton College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Nursing, Business, Social Work, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
67%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Barton College student retention rate is relatively low at 67% (close to North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Barton College is low - 49%. Approximately 44% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Barton College is good - 11:1. Find out more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,000
High
Average tuition cost is very high - $25,700 per year. The additional fees at Barton College beyond tuition are nearly $2,300; this totals $28,000 a year.

Read the details about Barton College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
42%
Doable
According to recent data, 2,920 applications were submitted and 1,220 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Barton College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Medium
Barton College offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Barton College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Barton College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $4,100 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Barton College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Barton College Location and Maps



Post Address: Barton College, 200 E. ACC Drive, Wilson, North Carolina 27893-7000, USA
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