Barry is a private, Catholic university located in Miami Shores, Florida in the Miami Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,924 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Barry acceptance rate is 62%. Popular majors include Business Administration and Management, Nursing, and Public Administration. Graduating 31% of students, Barry alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $39,500.
NCAA Division II (without football)
Sunshine State Conference
Barry University Rankings
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- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.62 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.69 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.68 responses
Most Popular Majors
Business Administration and Management185 Graduates
Public Administration62 Graduates
Liberal Arts and Humanities38 Graduates
Information Technology29 Graduates
Health Care Management27 Graduates
Merchandising and Buying Operations20 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.87 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.109 responses
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- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.43 responses
Barry University Reviews
I'm a sophomore at Barry University and so far my experience has been alright. On the acedemic side of Barry it is very good. Plenty of help from professors and staff. The only negative thing about Barry is probably the food and housing. The food is average for how much you pay and it's mostly always the same thing. Housing is decent, just either always very cold or hot and musty. We can't control the temperature. Hope this helps with your college search!
I love the small classrooms and the professors are so knowledgeable, experienced, competent, patient, hard working, and understanding. They provide office hours and excellent real world experiences from their cast experiences. What a great way to broaden your networking and diverse culture with sound Christisn values is priceless!
My experience with Barry University has been an interesting one. For starters, the school is very diverse and makes you feel right at home. From the friendly faculty and staff to the workers in the coffee shop. The classroom sizes are quite small, similar to a classroom size you would see in high school. I personally think this allows a better connection with your professors and other students within the class. It is a Catholic school, meaning there may be certain religious classes such as theology that is required for everyone to take even though it has absolutely nothing to do with your major. The university is quite okay.