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Blackburn College

Blackburn College

700 College Ave
Carlinville, IL 62626
(217) 854-3231

Founded in 1837, Blackburn College is a 4-year institution. It is in Carlinville, IL. Blackburn is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Illinois. This school offers subjects such as forensic accounting, criminal justice, and art. It offers 31 degrees at the bachelors level to students. 598 students sought degrees from the 31 programs at this school in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits Blackburn. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

Admission

In 2010, 810 students applied to this school for admission. It admitted 454 out of 810 applicants or 454 students. More than two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 810 students applied to this school for admission. It admitted 454 out of 810 applicants or 454 students. More than two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 56%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 63%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 46%

Student Demographics

Blackburn enrolled 598 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

Blackburn enrolled 598 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 239
  • Total Enrolled Female: 359
  • Undergraduate Male: 239
  • Undergraduate Female: 359

Faculty Demographics

71 faculty work for Blackburn. Around half of the instructors are full-time and around 49% of instructors are part-time. Close to half of the faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

71 faculty work for Blackburn. Around half of the instructors are full-time and around 49% of instructors are part-time. Close to half of the faculty are male.

  • Male: 35
  • Female: 36
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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