Barton County Community College

Tel: (620)792-2701
6,391 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Barton County Community College serves 6,391 students (23.19% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 51:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 33%.
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Barton County Community College is the only community colleges within Barton County, KS.
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The nearest community college is Pratt Community College (49.25 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 125 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Barton County Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 125 staff
61 staff
Barton County Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 6,391 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 51:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,391 students 1,294 students
Barton County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 51:1
21:1
Barton County Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,482 students
822 students
Barton County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,909 students
1,025 students
Barton County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Barton County Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Barton County Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
4%
2%
Barton County Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
Barton County Community College Hawaiian (2010-2013)
% Hispanic
10%
7%
Barton County Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
13%
12%
Barton County Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
67%
57%
Barton County Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Barton County Community College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
4%
3%
Barton County Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Barton County Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.37 0.53
Barton County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,912 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,904 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,912 $5,694
Barton County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,904 $10,252
Barton County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 292 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
89%
Barton County Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Barton is known for its quality services, great history and tradition and ongoing excellence with tremendous faculty and staff. You have a district of wonderful constituents in a fine community. You have unique needs as an individual, and our curriculum is designed to serve them. You may want to start on a bachelor's degree, prepare for a vocation, or explore your alternatives. The type of degree or certificate earned associated with the different majors like Associate of Arts, Associate of Applied Science, Associate of General Studies, Associate of Science and Certificate. Community Education supports Barton's mission by providing innovative educational opportunities. Our success is defined by our ability to identify new educational markets, to develop and enhance quality instructional programs, to initiate and sustain partnerships with the campus community and the College's constituents, and to provide exceptional service that yields comprehensive student learning.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Pratt
    348 NE SR 61
    PrattKS 67124
    (620)672-5641
    49.25 Mi | 1,541 students
  • Hutchinson
    1300 N Plum St
    HutchinsonKS 67501
    (620)665-3500
    49.78 Mi | 6,128 students
  • Salina
    2562 Centennial Road
    SalinaKS 67401
    (785)309-3100
    64.82 Mi | 448 students
  • Salina
    Brown Mackie College-Salina
    Private for-profit
    2106 South 9th Street
    SalinaKS 67401
    (785)825-5422
    66.28 Mi | 476 students
  • Hesston
    Hesston College
    Private not-for-profit
    301 South Main
    HesstonKS 67062
    (620)327-4221
    72.72 Mi | 445 students
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For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,243 per year for in-state students and $5,164 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,701 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Kansas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.