Barton County Community College
- The teacher population of 124 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Barton County Community College||(KS) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Total Faculty||124 staff||62 staff|
|Total Enrollment||5,292 students||1,551 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||43:1||27:1|
|# Full-Time Students||1,978 students||653 students|
|# Part-Time Students||3,314 students||898 students|
|Total Dormitory Capacity||-||300|
|% American Indian/Alaskan|
|% Two or more races|
|% Non Resident races||-|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$35,600||$34,000|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- 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.
- The nearest community college to Barton County Community College is Hutchinson Community College (49.8 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 5,718 students | 49.80 Mi1300 N Plum St
Hutchinson,  KS  67501
- 1,383 students | 52.70 Mi348 NE SR 61
Pratt,  KS  67124
- 1,165 students | 57.80 Mi1200 S Main
Mcpherson,  KS  67460
- 537 students | 65.10 Mi2562 Centennial Road
Salina,  KS  67401
- 452 students | 66.60 Mi2106 South 9th Street
Salina,  KS  67401
We continue to report on the ongoing saga in the California community college system. Schools are now opening for fall semester with fewer courses due to serious budget cuts, and students are feeling the academic pain.
The role of community colleges in the world of higher education has expanded over the years and, as the country works to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, they may be more important now than ever. Read on to learn more about the changing role of community colleges.
Colleges across the country are struggling to recover from the massive upheaval to the 2019-20 semester wrought by COVID-19. Housing refunds and slashed budgets are bound to have long-term impacts for the institutions that survive. Some experts suggest community colleges may be the best equipped to ride out the storm and may have the greatest impact in helping America recover.