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Graduation Statistics

89%

graduate within six years
  • 90% within eight years
  • 82% within four years
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661 Graduates
Barnard College offers bachelors degrees.
Bachelor's

Faculty Overview

541 Faculty
Full Time
  • 335 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service
Part Time
  • 206 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service

Study Options

Study Abroad Opportunities

This college has programs to study and gain cultural experiences in countries around the world.

Teacher Certification Offered

This college offers teacher certification.

ROTC - Air Force

Develop valuable leadership skills and earn scholarships that cover tuition, books and extra expenses.

Reviews Academic Rigor
  • Cassie
  • 5
  • Academics at Barnard (and at Columbia, where you will most likely take at least a few courses) are definitely rigorous. Classes tend to be small, which requires a high…

  • Jun-05-2012 Read More
  • barnardian
  • 5
  • Demanding, but not at all impossible. Academic culture here values hard work-- often becomes a little too much, in my opinion. Stress is contagious, so be careful.…

  • Jul-29-2013 Read More

Programs & Majors

Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

Architecture and Related Services Bachelor
Architectural History and Criticism, General 2
Architecture 13
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies Bachelor
African Studies 4
American/United States Studies/Civilization 14
Asian Studies/Civilization 17
European Studies/Civilization 2
French Studies 3
German Studies -
Latin American Studies 7
Russian Studies 2
Slavic Studies -
Spanish and Iberian Studies -
Women's Studies 10
Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor
Biochemistry 5
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 20
Biophysics -
Environmental Biology 5
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor
Computer and Information Sciences, General 2
English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor
English Language and Literature, General 88
Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General -
Comparative Literature 6
French Language and Literature 10
German Language and Literature 1
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 1
Italian Language and Literature 4
Latin Language and Literature 2
Linguistics 1
Russian Language and Literature 2
Spanish Language and Literature -
History Bachelor
History, General 26
Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor
Applied Mathematics -
Mathematics and Statistics, Other 5
Mathematics, General 4
Statistics, General 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor
Ancient Studies/Civilization 4
Medieval and Renaissance Studies -
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 7
Neuroscience 27
Natural Resources and Conservation Bachelor
Environmental Science 8
Environmental Studies 7
Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor
Philosophy 8
Religion/Religious Studies 5
Physical Sciences Bachelor
Astronomy 1
Astrophysics -
Chemistry, General 4
Physics, General 6
Psychology Bachelor
Psychology, General 64
Social Sciences Bachelor
Anthropology 33
Economics, General 78
Economics, Other 5
Geography -
Political Science and Government, General 54
Sociology 14
Urban Studies/Affairs 20
Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 24
Dance, General 8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11
Film/Cinema Studies 11
Music, General 4
Visual and Performing Arts, General -