Barnard College Rankings

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In the World#1099 of 14178
In North America#346 of 2629
In the United States#311 of 2528
In New York State#25 of 221
In New York City#13 of 92

Quick Review

Gender
All female
Acceptance rate
12%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Avg. cost to attend
$26,649 /y
Aid receiving
51%
Undergraduates
2,631
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Barnard College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate12%12%
Applicants9,32069,314
Admissions1,0971,097
Freshmen enrolled full time624624
Freshmen enrolled part time88

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
396 or 63%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1340
or below

75% of them
had 1520
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Barnard College are 1340-1520 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
303 or 48%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 31
or below

75% of them
had 34
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Barnard College are 31-34 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1305 (50%)
Asian405 (15%)
Nonresident Alien302 (11%)
Hispanic297 (11%)
Two or more races163 (6%)
Black or African American142 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown11 (0.4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,649/year
Average aid awarded
$48,128
Students receiving aid
51%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$12,377
$30-48K$9,884
$48-75K$16,751
$75-110K$17,830
$110K+$49,523

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$55,781
Tuition in-state$55,781
Tuition out-of-state$55,781
Fee in-district$1,887
Fee in-state$1,887
Fee out-of-state$1,887

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,357
Combined charge for room and board$17,856
Room charge$10,826
Meal charge$7,030

Barnard College Majors

MajorBachelor's
English Language and Literature, General61
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics59
Political Science and Government, General52
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other49
History, General48
Neuroscience40
Urban Studies & Affairs32
Computer and Information Sciences, General31
Art History, Criticism and Conservation30
Sociology23
American & United States Studies & Civilization21
Cell & Cellular and Molecular Biology19
Biology & Biological Sciences, General17
Asian Studies & Civilization15
Biochemistry13
Film & Cinema & Video Studies13
Anthropology13
Environmental Science13
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other11
Architecture10
Chemistry, General10
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General9
Mathematics and Statistics, Other9
Economics, Other8
Environmental Studies7
Physics, General6
Mathematics, Other6
Ancient Studies & Civilization6
Comparative Literature6
African Studies5
Philosophy5
Women's Studies5
Religion & Religious Studies3
Dance, General3
Spanish Language and Literature3
Cell Physiology3
Statistics, General2
Music, General2
Environmental Biology2
French Language and Literature2
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology2
Russian Studies2
Italian Language and Literature1
French Studies1
Latin Language and Literature1
Medieval and Renaissance Studies1
Grand Total680
TotalWomen
Graduation rate92%92%
  • Full-time retention rate - 95%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,952
Citations
61,611

Publication count by topic

Psychology
241
Biology
230
History
155
Medicine
137
Chemistry
137
Sociology
128
Political science
123
Computer science
99
Engineering
94
Art
92
Geology
62
Philosophy
60
Environmental science
58
Economics
55
Physics
51
Mathematics
34
Materials science
32
Geography
29
Business
23

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History744230
Art760161
Sociology7963,353
Psychology89915,609
Geology9332,942
Political science9861,033
Philosophy122165
Engineering12823,230
Economics12981,907
Physics13533,718
Business13671,679
Biology140814,421
Environmental science14481,950
Geography1753560
Medicine23152,232
Chemistry23463,568
Mathematics2791615
Computer science3137650
Materials science3296518

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199017235
199122266
199221281
199329429
199423604
199524713
199620875
199721812
199832896
199929812
200035959
2001391017
2002591166
2003511467
2004341563
2005381721
2006301880
2007551992
2008472254
2009452482
2010572625
2011712823
2012573018
2013503169
2014673230
2015703212
2016662935
2017812983
2018672543
2019742812
2020963137

General info

Founded1889
WikipediaBarnard College
MottoHepomene toi logismoi
Following the Way of Reason
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff875
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address3009 Broadway
New York, New York, 10027-6598
United States
City population8,399,000
Phone2128545262
Fax+1 (212) 280 8986

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