Brewton-Parker College

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School Overview

Based in Mount Vernon, Georgia, Brewton-Parker College (BPC) is the sole independent college in Georgia’s rural southeast. A private Christian institution, Brewton-Parker is associated with the Georgia Baptist Convention. Notwithstanding, it accepts students from all religious faiths and backgrounds. The primary campus in Mount Vernon boasts a five-acre lake as well as forty-six buildings and several outdoor sporting areas.

Undergraduate degree programs at Brewton-Parker are offered in seven academic departments, and students can choose among 19 majors. BPC provides students with ample opportunity to gain practical skills and hands-on experience; internships are available to students in most of the school’s programs, and undergraduate research with faculty members is encouraged.

BPC serves a nontraditional student population, enrolling triple the amount of minority students than the national average among private colleges. Many students at BPC are the first in their generation to attend college, making it a unique learning institution.

General Information

Admission Office
Brewton-Parker College # 2011
201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle
Mount Vernon, GA 30445
(912) 583-2241
(800) 342-1087
Fax: (912) 583-3598

Contact: Kenneth Wuerzberger
Director of Admissions
Main Address
PO Box 197
Mount Vernon, GA 30445-0197
(912) 583-2241

www.bpc.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,017
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 312
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,007

Setting
Rural setting
Small town (2,500 – 9,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 96%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 42%


Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Services – General A

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Brewton-Parker College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(912) 583-2241
Website:www.bpc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://campusweb.bpc.edu/web.asp?web=ADM.LOGIN
Address:201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
Setting:42
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:603
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):15%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:603 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$16,960
Out-of-state Tuition:$16,960
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$11,559

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Brewton-Parker College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Brewton-Parker College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education2
English Language and Literature/Letters1
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Psychology1
Social Sciences2
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Grand total117

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Brewton-Parker College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Brewton-Parker College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$16,960
Out-of-state$16,960
Books and supplies$2,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid10299%
Grant or scholarship aid10299%$11,559
Student loan aid7977%$4,637

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid56892%$7,469
Federal student loans30449%$5,060

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Brewton-Parker College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Brewton-Parker College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Brewton-Parker College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment603
Undergraduate enrollment603
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Brewton-Parker College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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