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Barton College

C+

Rating

Private

Type

1,196

Students

$31,732

Tuition

45%

Acceptance

#734

Ranking

Fringe Town

Campus Setting

Wilson, NC

200 E. ACC Drive, Wilson, NC 27893-7000

Barton College is a small private institution located in Wilson, NC ranked 15th in North Carolina. It has a total of 1,059 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 45.29% acceptance rate. Barton College offers 34 different majors and is best known for its Gerontology program, which is ranked 3rd in the US. With an annual tuition of $31,732 per year, Barton College is somewhat moderately pricey. 53.23% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn roughly $38,100 per year, which is 8% under the national median.
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Cost

$31,732
Above Average

Barton College

$31,732

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$47,754

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$27,874

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

45%Acceptance
Average

Barton College

45%

National

69%
Sat

940 - 1130

67% of students submit

Admissions Yield

17%

ACT

17 - 23

56% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$0

Students

1,059Undergrads
Very Small Student Population

Full-Time

100%

Part-Time

0%
Male

36%

In-state

83%

Female

64%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

14%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
23% Business Administration and Management, General15% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse9% Social Work52% Others

23% Business Administration and Management, General

15% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

9% Social Work

52% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

23%

62 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

15%

41 Graduates

Social Work

9%

25 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

6%

17 Graduates

Public Health Education and Promotion

5%

13 Graduates

Mass Communication/Media Studies

4%

10 Graduates

Psychology, General

4%

10 Graduates

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

3%

9 Graduates

Academics

C+
Professors
StudentsProfessors12:112:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

12

Number of Library Books

126,579

Academic Spend per Student

$8,635

Full-time Retention Rate

67%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$30,900/Year

Barton College

$30,900

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$30,900

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$38,100

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

53%