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Barton County Community College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Barton County Community College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Barton County Community College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Barton County Community College was awarded 4 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Barton Community College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Barton Community College?

Acceptance Rate

Barton County Community College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Barton County Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Barton County Community College, the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Barton County Community College is 96%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  96 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Barton County Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Barton County Community College this rate is 56%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  56 out of 100

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Good Overall Diversity at Barton Community College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,237 undergraduates at Barton Community College with 890 being full-time and 3,347 being part-time.

Barton Community College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Barton Community College is 83.80 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  83.80 out of 100
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How Much Does Barton County Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Barton Community College is $7,772. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Barton Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$6,101 $6,821 $8,863 $10,518 $10,598

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Barton Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Barton Community College, approximately 25% of students took out student loans averaging $4,691 a year. That adds up to $18,764 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Barton Community College is 12.9%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Barton Community College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Barton Community College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $31,300 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 21% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Barton County Community College make the most money.

Location of Barton County Community College

Barton County Community College is a public institution located in Great Bend, Kansas. Barton Community College is located in the countryside, which is perfect for students who enjoy a rural lifestyle.

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Location of Barton County Community College

Contact details for Barton Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 245 Ne 30Th Road, Great Bend, KS 67530
Phone: 620-792-2701

Barton County Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Barton County Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Barton Community College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 2,153 students took at least one online class at Barton County Community College. This is an increase from the 1,881 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 2,153 1,987
2016-2017 1,881 1,678
2015-2016 1,725 1,530
2014-2015 1,887 1,690
2013-2014 1,847 1,693

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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