WILSON, N.C. — September 14, 2021 — Barton’s regional and national momentum continues with the latest rankings’ release from U.S. News & World Report.
Barton College ranks as the highest North Carolina college listed in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report “Best Value” Among Regional Colleges in the South. In this 36th edition of Best Colleges’ rankings, Barton is recognized for its quality academic programming and affordable cost.
Barton also continues to hold its impressive position among the “Top Ten” in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report’s overall rankings of the Best Regional Colleges in the South. In addition, Princeton Review ranks Barton as a “Best in the Southeast” college in its 2021 Best Colleges: Region by Region Report.
“These rankings validate what we know to be true,” shared Dr. Douglas N. Searcy, President of Barton College. “Barton’s focus on student-faculty relationships makes a difference in the quality of our education. I am more and more convinced that smaller environments can do this better than anywhere, and Barton is leading the way. Our face-to-face education provides an academically challenging and vibrant on-campus experience, and I’m proud of the commitment of our dedicated faculty and staff.”