PO Box 5000 Wilson, NC 27893 252-399-6317
http://www.barton.edu enroll@barton.edu
About Barton College
  • Year of Foundation 1902
  • Size of Campus 76 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  • Degrees Bachelor's
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 1,189
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 71%, 29%, 14%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $29,100
  • Room and Board $7,316
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,126
Located in Wilson, North Carolina, Barton College is an academic community of approximately 1,130 students and 200 faculty and staff. Nationally recognized for its programs in education, deaf education, nursing and social work and its championship athletics teams, the school maintains a close-knit atmosphere and emphasizes individual attention and engaged learning. Barton College is committed to providing programs and opportunities to encourage the intellectual, spiritual, social, and cultural development of its students and to challenge them for future leadership and service to their local and global communities
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members 14%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi; Alpha Lambda; Alpha Phi Sigma; Gamma Sigma Alpha; Kappa Delta Pi; Sigma Theta Tau
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union; Disciple Student Union; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Hands for Christ Sign Choir
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 12%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Club; Black Student Awareness Association, Phi Beta Sigma
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 2
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Barton/Wilson Symphony and Soul concert; Pre-Exam Jam; Greek Sing; Alternative Spring Break
  • Distance to nearest airport Raleigh-Durham, NC (45), Raleigh-Durham, NC (45)
  • Distance to nearest train Wilson, NC (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Wilson, NC (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 1%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (60%), women's dorms (27%), sorority housing (6%), fraternity housing, apartment for single students (7%), special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 84%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 20%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 15%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 51%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books 23,905
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,651
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 14,901
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 6
  • Museums College Archives; art museum; greenhouse; fitness center; Sam and Marjorie Ragan Writing Center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 90
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 19
  • Library Facilities Discipliana Collection
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Microforms 313,005
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 95
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing
  • Number Of Books in Library 176,095
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 65%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,500
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Branch Banking & Trust; Wilson County Schools; Wilson Medical Center; Wake County Schools; Nash Health System; Merck & Co; Glaxo Smithklein: Hospira; DSM Pharmaceuticals; Craft Technologies.
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 5%
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
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