University description (as per official university website)
Located in Wilson, North Carolina, Barton College is an academic community of approximately 1,300 students and 200 faculty and staff. Nationally recognized for its programs in education, deaf education, nursing and social work and its championship men's athletics teams, the school maintains a close-knit atmosphere and emphasizes individual attention and engaged learning.
The 65-acre campus is home to Barton Bulldogs varsity athletics and boasts 5 residence halls, the W. N. Hackney Library, the Kennedy Recreation & Intramural Center, and other state-of-the-art facilities.
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Social Work.
Barton College offers over 40 majors and programs.
5 academic schools: Arts and Sciences, Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, and Nursing.
Financial aid to international students is limited. There are, however, several scholarships available for students demonstrating outstanding academic performance. The individual awards usually range from $1,000 to $3,000 and are awarded upon recommendation of the Office of Financial Aid. These scholarships are renewable provided the recipient is continuously enrolled full time and remains in good academic standing.
Freshman scholaships: the Trustee Scholarship, the Presidential Scholarship, the Barton W. Stone Scholarship, the John J. Harper Scholarship.