Blackburn College

Blackburn College Ranking

country rank: 1403
world rank: 4325

University Overview

Blackburn College ranking, established in 1837, is a non-profit private liberal arts college based in the rural environment of Carlinville, Illinois (population range of 2,500-9,999). Blackburn College ranking, a very limited (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education university formally associated with the Christian-Presbyterian faith, is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. In a variety of fields of research, Blackburn College provides classes and services that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 183-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance scale of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative resources.

Blackburn College Ranking

University Identity

Name Blackburn College
Founded 1837
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address 700 College Avenue Carlinville 62626 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (217) 854 3231
Fax +1 (217) 854 3713

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 700 College Avenue Carlinville 62626 (217) 854 3231 800 233 3550

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA) - www.pcusa.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Blackburn College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 43,747 physical volumes, 1,122 physical media and 102 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Blackburn College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 449 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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