Brewton Parker College

Brewton Parker College

Brewton-Parker College, also known as BPC, is a four-year, private college located in Mount Vernon, Georgia, United States. Brewton-Parker College was established in 1904 by Reverend John Carter Brewton and Charles Benton Parker as a private boarding school. The main campus of the college is spread across 270 acres at Mount Vernon. There are other campuses at Liberty County, Norman Park, and Newnan. The college offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse areas of study. Brewton-Parker College is organized into the following academic divisions:

  • Division of Arts and Letters
  • Division of Business
  • Division of Education
  • Division of Math and Natural Sciences
  • Division of Music
  • Division of Religion and Philosophy
  • Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Brewton-Parker College is a member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, and the Southern States Athletic Conference. The athletic teams of the college are nicknamed as the Barons. The athletics teams participate in sports including basketball, baseball, soccer, volleyball, softball and cheerleading.

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Brewton-Parker College
201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle
Mount Vernon , GA 30445
General Phone: (912) 583-2241

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Brewton-Parker College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts49Spanish language, English, general studies, social services, political science, sociology, history
Education and Teaching47education, middle school teaching, early childhood education, English teaching, math teaching, music teaching, science teaching, social studies teaching
Business and Management45business, business management, accounting
Therapy and Counseling20psychology
Religion and Philosophy12religion, Christian studies, bible studies, religious music
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy8sports and fitness management
Family and Social Work6human services
Computer Science and Engineering5computer and info science
Media5communication studies
Art Studies1visual and performing arts
Music0music, music performance

Number of programs and degrees for Brewton-Parker College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree18232
Associate's degree201

Brewton-Parker College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Brewton-Parker College had a total enrollment of 1,034 students (926 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 48%
Women 52%
Full-Time 96%
Part-Time 4%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 64%
Black 24%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
Unknown 8%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 7%
18-19 24%
20-21 16%
22-24 14%
25-29 12%
30-34 7%
35-39 7%
40-49 9%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

Puerto Rico1%
(International Students)1%

Brewton-Parker College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 54 %
Part-Time 7 %

Brewton-Parker College Room and Board (2007)

Brewton-Parker College offers campus housing for 424 of its 926 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Mount Vernon, Georgia for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Georgia Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Brewton-Parker College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal400500
SAT Math410500
SAT Writing360470
ACT Verbal1419
ACT Math1521
ACT Composite1620

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT72%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT39%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Brewton-Parker College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 14,835
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 14,835
Room and board $ 6,650
Room charge $ 2,470
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,680
Books and supplies $ 1,200
Other expenses $ 3,900

Financial Aid:
Brewton-Parker College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 155700)

Brewton-Parker College Faculty

Brewton-Parker College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1312
Non-tenured and not on tenure track24

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year0*3$40,749
Instructorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*4$34,312

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year4$57,7623$59,516
Associate professoracademic year11$50,7165$43,605
Assistant professoracademic year10$43,46710$41,777
Instructoracademic year1*0*
All faculty totalacademic year26$48,04218$45,241

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Brewton-Parker College Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Basketball Georgia-Alabama-Carolina Conference
Baseball Georgia-Alabama-Carolina Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports225375

Brewton-Parker College Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature, General
General Studies
History, General
Political Science and Government, General
Social Sciences, General
Spanish Language and Literature

Mathematics, General

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Music Performance, General
Music, General

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies
Christian Studies
Religion/Religious Studies
Religious/Sacred Music

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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