Barnard College Overview

Student population

Address3009 Broadway
New York, NY
School Websitewww.barnard.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Barnard College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in New York, New York that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 7,897 students applied to Barnard College.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Barnard College was $53,252, in addition to fees of $1,780. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Barnard College.

Barnard College has a 92% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Barnard College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPANeither required nor recommended
Applicants admitted

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The Barnard College acceptance rate is 14%. To put this into perspective, 1,099 of the 7,897 students who applied to Barnard College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Barnard College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Barnard College had an SAT score between the range of 1,330 and 1,500. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Barnard College was between 30 and 33 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Barnard College as part of their application.

Barnard College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Barnard College, the tuition for in-state residents is $53,252. Combined with fees of $1,780, room and board costs of $17,225, other expenses of $1,370 and the $1,150 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $55,032 in tuition.

Students at Barnard College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Barnard College was $5,112 last year, with 14% of students being awarded federal aid.

Barnard College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Barnard College.

Barnard College has a good gender split, with 100% of undergraduates being female and 0% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 62% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 26% of students come from in-state and 12% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Barnard College is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Barnard College Popular Majors and Programs

SOCIAL SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
HISTORY
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES

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