Barber-Scotia College

145 Cabarrus Ave, Concord, NC 28025-5143
Tel: (704)789-2900
Private, non-profit | - students
Barber-Scotia College is a four-year, independent, coed college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. It was founded in 1867 as Scotia Seminary, preparing black women for careers as social workers and teachers.

School Overview:

Barber-Scotia College
CountyCabarrus County, NC
Title IV EligibleYes
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate (Liberal Arts) Colleges I
Institution Level4 or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profit
Student Body
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
-2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
-3%
% Black
-6%
% White
-84%
% Two or more races
-2%

School Notes:

  • Barber-Scotia College maintains an open-door admissions policy and actively recruits students from diverse backgrounds (academic, social, economic, and racial/ethnic groups) who show academic potential and ability for academic success at the college level.
  • Barber-Scotia College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science degrees.
Related School Videos
barber scotia college 2:39

barber scotia college
5 years ago

View more school videos

Nearby Schools:

Davidson College
16.1 mi. away
Livingstone College
19.1 mi. away
Catawba College
20.5 mi. away
Belmont Abbey College
27.6 mi. away

View all schools in: North Carolina, Cabarrus , Concord, Zip 28025

Recent Articles:

Evaluating and choosing a liberal arts college
Published January 22, 2013
This article discusses important factors to consider when evaluating and choosing a liberal arts college.

Why choose a liberal arts college?
This article explores the many reasons to choose a liberal arts college over a public university or technical college.

History of a Liberal Arts Education
This is a short history of a liberal arts education from ancient antiquity to modern day liberal arts colleges.

  • More articles: About Liberal Arts Colleges
  • Most Popular Articles: