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Blackburn College

Carlinville, Illinois

Overview

Student Population
566
Blackburn College overview
Location Carlinville, Illinois
Online blackburn.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Blackburn College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

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 ranked 641 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 960/1140
ACT 18/22
GPA 3.32
Applications Accepted
51.6% 
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$22,000
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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Outcomes

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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Oct 17, 2018
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I was there in the '80 and the atmosphere was great.

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