Barton College

#5029 / #1393
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

Liberal arts college in Wilson, North Carolina

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About Barton College

According to Wikipedia, Barton College is a private liberal arts college in Wilson, North Carolina. The college is affiliated with the Christian Church and enrolls nearly 1,200 students on campus. History Barton College was incorporated as Atlantic Christian College on May 1, 1902, by the North Carolina Christian Missionary Convention, following the purchase of the Kinsey Seminary in 1901. The college remains affiliated with the Christian Church . On September 6, 1990, the school changed its name to Barton College in honor of Barton Warren Stone, a founder of the Christian Church who was active in eastern North Carolina. Through its Division of Lifelong Learning, Barton College opened eastern North Carolina's Barton Weekend College in the fall of 1990.

Barton College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,890 42% 52% 1035 20

How Much Does Barton College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $20,169
30K - 48K $22,424
48K - 75K $20,855
75K - 110K $25,614
110K+ $30,442

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Barton College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Barton College, then you can expect to earn an average of $39,400 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Barton College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,133 1,061 72

Where is Barton College?

Barton College is located at 200 E. ACC Drive, Wilson NC 27893-7000

What Is Barton College Known For?

Barton College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Barton College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Barton College's Most Influential Alumni?

Barton College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, History, and Biology. Here are some of Barton College's most famous alumni:

Sam Ragan
An American poet .
Naomi E. Morris
An American judge.
Walter B. Jones Jr.
An American politician .
Ava Gardner
Ava Gardner
An American actress .
Thomas Albert
Thomas Albert
An American composer and educator.
Michael H. Wray
An American politician.
Aaron Fussell
An American politician and teacher .
Joe P. Tolson
An American politician.