WILSON, N.C. — Interested in learning more about hydraulic fracturing for natural gas? Plan to join Barton College faculty and students as they welcome Dr. Vikram Rao, executive director of the Research Triangle Energy Consortium, as guest speaker for the General Education Capstone class in the Department of Science and Mathematics on Saturday, Dec. 14, at [...]

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Biology

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

A major in biology at Barton provides you with a comprehensive understanding of living things. You will examine plants, animals, and microbes on a microscopic and macroscopic level. You will explore the molecules of life and discuss the relationship of living things to [...]

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Biology – Health Sciences

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

Barton’s Biology – Health Sciences major is a program that will prepare you for your future career as a doctor, veterinarian, dentist, or physician’s assistant. This pre-professional program emphasizes group work, critical thinking, and communication skills – all of which are valued in health profession programs. Our [...]

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Chemistry

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

A major in chemistry from Barton doesn’t just provide you with a solid understanding of chemical principles. It also develops your critical and analytical thinking skills, and enhances your ability to communicate what you’ve observed. You’ll also gain extensive hands-on learning both in [...]

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Mathematics

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

The mathematics major at Barton offers a well-balanced program designed to give you the foundation you need to pursue a career in the private or public sector. You’ll not only master the traditional core of calculus, discrete mathematics, linear algebra, statistics and geometry; [...]

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Psychology

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

Majoring in psychology at Barton provides you with a solid science-based, generalist background—precisely the preparation that will make you a strong contender when applying for jobs or graduate school. Along with small classes and involved faculty, you’ll find opportunities for extensive internship experiences and individual original research.

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