Barton County Community College

School Highlights

Barton County Community College serves 4,300 students (21% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is same as the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 38%.

Top Rankings

Barton County Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Kansas for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 359 teachers has grown by 156% over five years.
Barton County Community College(KS) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty359 staff156 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Barton County Community College has declined by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
The Barton County Community College diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment4,300 students1,734 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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# Full-Time Students917 students777 students
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# Part-Time Students3,383 students957 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
342 students342 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
4%
3%
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% Hispanic
14%
14%
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% Black
12%
8%
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% White
63%
62%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score0.570.58
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College Completion Rate
32%
38%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,600$34,000
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,008 is less than the state average of $3,484. The in-state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,000 is less than the state average of $4,443. The out-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,008$3,484
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,000$4,443
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,432$9,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,250$5,466
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Source: 2020 (or 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

The nearest community college to Barton County Community College is Hutchinson Community College (49.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 5,315 students | 49.80 Mi1300 N Plum St
    Hutchinson, KS 67501
    (620) 665-3500
    49.805,315
  • 1,181 students | 52.70 Mi348 NE SR 61
    Pratt, KS 67124
    (620) 672-5641
    52.701,181
  • 677 students | 57.80 Mi1200 S Main
    McPherson, KS 67460
    (620) 241-0723
    57.80677
  • 791 students | 65.10 Mi2562 Centennial Road
    Salina, KS 67401
    (785) 309-3100
    65.10791
  • Hesston College
    Private not-for-profit
    378 students | 72.90 Mi301 South Main
    Hesston, KS 67062
    (620) 327-4221
    72.90378
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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,484 per year for in-state students and $4,443 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,155 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Kansas City Kansas Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.