Barton College

Wilson, NC, USA
3.72 Average Rating

Barton College is a private liberal arts institution situated in Wilson, North Carolina. Barton is associated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and has a “selective” admissions process. The school provides a curriculum that focuses on leadership abilities, global comprehension, and analytical thinking. Favored academic majors include, nursing, arts, and public health education.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  • Coed

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town
0
100
45%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
78%
Out-Of-State Students
20%
56%
Submitting ACT
67%
Submitting SAT
Average ACT Composite: 19
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1042
0
1600

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,177
Total Number of Undergrads
1,105
Academic Calendar

Semester

See your fit
Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
60%
20-39 Students
37%
40-99 Students
1%
0
100
40%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
53%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
US National: 21:1

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$24,141
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$32,590
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$32,590
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$10,700
Books and Supplies
$500

Aid & Grants

0
100
76%
Need Met
Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
45%
Average Aid Per Year
$21,052
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
45%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,916
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$16,594

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
81%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$7,398
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$16,146
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$248

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
45%
55%
Student Organizations
45
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
Yes

Housing

0
100
51%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
Yes

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Bulldogs
School Colors
royal blue and white
Varsity Athletics Association
NCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Other

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Raleigh
Rocky Mount
Greenville
Washington
Charlotte
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
65%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$39,400

What Students Are Saying

3.72 Average Rating
Barton College is a great school as far as their education and welcoming feeling. The people here are extremely friendly and ready to assist you if you ever need help. They provide a beautiful campus and many activities that students can participate in.
Jessica from Plymouth, NC
Barton College is a family oriented school and they don't just ignore they stick with you and help you out. Barton is a beautiful campus and everyone is friendly. Barton also has a great athletic department.
Tiere from New Bern, NC
Barton College, on a scale of 1-10 is an 8 at least. Everyone is friendly and willing to help anyway possible. It relly makes you feel right at home.
Mikal from Kinston, NC
Barton College is a great private school that helps each individual succeed throughout his/her educational career. It has great teachers and hands on activities.
Carlos from Selma, NC
Barton is a wonderful school. It helps prepare the students and give them great opportunities. This was the best choice I couldve made.
Kia from Charlotte, NC

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