Barton County Community College

Tel: (620)792-2701
6,391 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Barton County Community College serves 6,391 students (23% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 51:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 33%.
Barton County Community College is the only community colleges within Barton County, KS.
The nearest community college is Pratt Community College (49.2 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
59 staff
Barton County Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 6,391 teachers has grown by 58% 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
Barton County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 51:1
22:1
Barton County Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,482 students
810 students
Barton County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,909 students
1,017 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 $5,742. 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 $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,912 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,904 $10,260
Barton County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 292 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
89%
Barton County Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (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 Pratt Community College
    Public
    348 NE SR 61
    Pratt, KS 67124
    (620)672-5641
    49.2  Mi  |  1541  students
  • Hutchinson Hutchinson Community College
    Public
    1300 N Plum St
    Hutchinson, KS 67501
    (620)665-3500
    49.8  Mi  |  6128  students
  • Salina Salina Area Technical College
    Public
    2562 Centennial Road
    Salina, KS 67401
    (785)309-3100
    64.8  Mi  |  448  students
  • Salina Brown Mackie College-Salina
    Private for-profit
    2106 South 9th Street
    Salina, KS 67401
    (785)825-5422
    66.3  Mi  |  476  students
  • Hesston Hesston College
    Private not-for-profit
    301 South Main
    Hesston, KS 67062
    (620)327-4221
    72.7  Mi  |  445  students
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