Barton County Community College

Tel: (620)792-2701
6,391 students
Public institution

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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
60 staff

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 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 51:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 1,482 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 4,909 students
1,017 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
10%
7%
% Black
13%
12%
% White
67%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
4%
3%
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

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,912 is less than the state average of $5,694. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,912 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,904 $10,252
Total Dormitory Capacity 292 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
89%
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.

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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 $3,629 per year for in-state students and $4,624 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,345 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.