Barnard College: Ranking & Review

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New York Rank United States Rank World Rank
13 419 1447
Top 9%

Barnard College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate15%%15%
Enrolled undergraduates603603
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,54402,544

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $75.

Secondary school GPANeither required nor recommended
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores301
Percent of students submitting SAT scores50%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores375
Percent of students submitting ACT scores62%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Barnard College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $71,282 $71,282
Off-campus $71,282 $71,282
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $16,100 and other expenses per full academic year.

Barnard College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,263 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $50,882 $50,882
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,780 $1,780
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,697 $1,697

Programs and Degrees

Social Sciences 183 183
Psychology 77 77
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 60 60
Visual and Performing Arts 52 52
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 49 49
English Language and Literature & Letters 49 49
Mathematics and Statistics 21 21
History 19 19
Physical Sciences 17 17
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 16 16
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 16 16
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 13 13
Natural Resources and Conservation 13 13
Architecture and Related Services 12 12
Philosophy and Religious Studies 9 9
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Grand Total606606

A total of 606 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Barnard College.

Graduation rate93%93%
  • Full-time retention rate - 95%
  • Part-time retention rate - 85%

General info

MottoHepomene toi logismoi
Following the Way of Reason
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff814
Instructional FTE268
Research FTE3
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address3009 Broadway
New York, New York, 10027-6598
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population5,000,000+
Fax+1 (212) 854 6220

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