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Blackburn College


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Blackburn College
700 College Ave, Carlinville, IL 62626
General Information217-854-3231
TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedBachelor's degree
Campus SettingTown, Distant
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 598 (598 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12 to 1

Mission Statement

Blackburn College- founded in 1837 and affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA)- provides a coeducational student body with a rigorous- distinctive- and affordable liberal arts education that prepares graduates to be responsible- productive citizens. The Blackburn community values critical and independent thinking- leadership development- respect for all individuals- and lifelong learning. The College fosters a sense of service- community- and moral responsibility through its unique student-managed work program- its collegial concept of shared governance- and its faculty/staff mentor relationship with students.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
Study abroad
Teacher certification
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
3 percent or less
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 3634
Instructional 3634
Research and Public Service 00
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0