Quick Facts

 

Vital Stats:

  • Founded: 1902
  • President: Dr. Douglas N. Searcy
  • Status: Private, co-educational, liberal arts college
  • Campus Size: 65 acres
  • Endowment: $28 million
  • Location: Wilson, N.C.
  • Mascot: Bulldogs
  • Fall Enrollment 2014: 1,035 from 21 states and 18 countries
  • Full-Time Faculty: 68
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1
  • Average Class Size: 15
  • Church Affiliation: Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  • Athletic Affiliation: Member NCAA Division II
  • Conference Affiliation: Conference Carolinas

 

Accreditation

Barton College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees.

Contact SACSCOC at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA, 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Barton College.

 

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Master of Education
  • Master of School Administration
  • Master of Science in Nursing

 

Academics

  • A liberal arts education that stresses intellectual, physical, social, emotional, and spiritual growth
  • Over 40 majors and programs
  • Eight academic schools: Allied Health and Sport Studies; Business; Education; Humanities; Nursing; Sciences; Social Work; and Visual, Performing, and Communication Arts

 

Athletics

Eighteen intercollegiate teams

Men Women
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track and Field (Indoor and Outdoor)
Volleyball
Basketball
Cross Country
Softball
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track and Field (Indoor and Outdoor)
Volleyball

 

Alumni

  • Approximately 26,000 graduates and former students
  • Over 2,500 alumni live in Wilson