Brewton-Parker College

201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mt Vernon, United States
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Overview of Brewton-Parker College

About this school

Brewton-Parker, founded in 1904, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 285-acre campus is located in Mt. Vernon, 85 miles from Macon.
  • Website


    www.bpc.edu/
  • Coeducational


    Yes

  • Graduate Students


    Not reported

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:783
    • Men:453 (57.9%)
    • Women:330 (42.1%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Brewton-Parker College is minimally difficult: most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
3
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle|PO Box 197
City, State, Zip
Mt. Vernon, GA  30445
Phone
(912) 583-2241 x265
Fax
(912) 583-4498
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Not available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
54% of 589 applicants were admitted
Women
46% of 278 applicants were admitted
Men
61% of 311 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
167 (52%) of 319 admitted students enrolled
Women
64 (50%) of 128 admitted students enrolled
Men
103 (54%) of 191 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.04
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
440-530 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
430-530 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
14-18 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
4%
• Score 24 - 29
4%
• Score 18 - 23
46%
• Score 12 - 17
46%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $18,240 (56.89509966000187%)
  • Room & Board: - $8,380 (26.13930565519823%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,500 (4.678873327302785%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,939 (12.286721357497115%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Brewton-Parker College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
May 1
Award Notification Date
Not reported
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001557
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
191 (78.6%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
171 (89.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
170 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
32 (18.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$11,647
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 170 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,501
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 124 (72.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,941
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 21 (12.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
28 (11.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,887

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
819 (91.8%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
736 (89.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
718 (97.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
118 (16.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$11,736
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 710 (98.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,011
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 561 (78.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,615
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 79 (11.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
96 (10.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,915

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
89%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$28,231
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Out-of-State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$676

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


29

Part-Time Faculty


46

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


28%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 35% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 31% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 33% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 1% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 52% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 26% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 22% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
95,753

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
99
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Brewton-Parker College provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


49.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


12.9%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


20.7%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


22.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (25)


  • Accounting
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Education, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • General Studies
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Theology/Theological Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Not offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Education, Parks and recreation

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


2,214

Nearest Metropolitan Area


280 acres

Environment


Rural community

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
34.2 average low in January, 90.2 average high in September
Rain
110 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
180 mile(s) from campus in Atlanta
Nearest Bus Station
12 mile(s) from campus in Vidalia
Nearest Train Station
120 mile(s) from campus in Savannah

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing

Students of College Housing


67% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


33%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Not available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Not offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Barons
School Colors
Orange and blue

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, softball, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Brewton-Parker College offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, council of intramural activities, student activities council, student government association, circle k, baptist student union

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


438

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
783
Women
330
Men
453

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.4% Asian
  • 17.9% Black/African-American
  • 4.0% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 26.7% White
  • 48.2% Unknown

International Students


0.6% from 6 countries

Average Age


23

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources