Blackburn College Rankings

Blackburn College logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
In the World#7319 of 14178
In North America#1805 of 2629
In the United States#1717 of 2528
In Illinois#69 of 100
In Carlinville#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
57%
Average SAT
1010
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$16,175 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
482
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Blackburn College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate57%55%58%
Applicants630251379
Admissions360139221
Freshmen enrolled full time1114566
Freshmen enrolled part time11

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
98 or 88%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 910
or below

75% of them
had 1110
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Blackburn College are 910-1110 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
44 or 39%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Blackburn College are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White379 (79%)
Black or African American45 (9%)
Hispanic19 (4%)
Two or more races14 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown8 (2%)
Nonresident Alien8 (2%)
Asian7 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$16,175/year
Average aid awarded
$14,804
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$13,812
$30-48K$13,911
$48-75K$16,444
$75-110K$20,213
$110K+$23,167

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$23,510
Tuition in-state$23,510
Tuition out-of-state$23,510

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity449
Combined charge for room and board$8,100
Room charge$4,800
Meal charge$3,300

Blackburn College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Biology & Biological Sciences, General15
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies11
Elementary Education and Teaching9
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other8
Psychology, General8
Accounting7
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management6
Organizational Leadership6
Digital Arts6
Marketing & Marketing Management, General5
Mathematics, General4
Computer Science3
Art & Art Studies, General3
Social Science Teacher Education2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
Environmental Biology2
Political Science and Government, General2
Communication, General2
Environmental Studies2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
English Language and Literature, General1
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other1
Spanish Language and Literature1
Mathematics Teacher Education1
Legal Studies, General1
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing1
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching1
Creative Writing1
Grand Total113
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%38%44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 57%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,249
Citations
39,701

Publication count by topic

Medicine
1,063
Engineering
249
Materials science
190
Computer science
110
Chemistry
103
Psychology
82
Biology
69
Art
41
Sociology
37
Business
33
Physics
24
Philosophy
22
Geology
21
Environmental science
19
Political science
17
History
16
Geography
15
Mathematics
13
Economics
8

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine105221,495
Engineering12003,766
Business14141,562
History145341
Art190212
Materials science19363,796
Computer science20312,410
Sociology2149261
Psychology22721,508
Philosophy23296
Chemistry24762,977
Geology2506143
Geography2707157
Biology28371,948
Environmental science2996245
Physics3092198
Political science335925
Mathematics3588229
Economics415421

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199024173
199130146
199221193
199331260
199428246
199532333
199638323
199735368
199829341
199939377
200061511
200151602
200253676
200366903
2004611318
2005501317
2006551486
2007611713
2008631521
2009711647
2010611838
2011721975
2012822177
2013652541
2014672556
2015612419
2016882216
2017772273
2018802057
2019682116
2020992431

General info

Founded1837
WikipediaBlackburn College (Illinois)
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff103
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address700 College Ave
Carlinville, Illinois, 62626
United States
City population6,000
Phone2178543231
Fax+1 (217) 854 3713

Blackburn College in Social Media