Private 4 Year

Blackburn College

Carlinville, Illinois

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Student Population
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Location Carlinville, Illinois
Online blackburn.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad
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Located in Carlinville, Illinois, Blackburn College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 869 prospective students applied, and 448 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 168 enrolled in the school.  548 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 18 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $22,000 plus fees of $410.



Blackburn College is rated within the lower 40% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 960/1140
ACT 18/22
GPA 3.32
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jun 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Blackburn College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$700
Other Fees$410
Room and Board $7,930
Budget for Other Expenses$950
Total One Year Cost$31,990

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
48% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Blackburn College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Education 18%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 16%
Communication 10%
Biology 9%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=143288 IPEDS survey data for Blackburn College.

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