Bard College

Annandale-On-Hudson, New York

Bard College Overview

Student population

AddressAnnandale Road
Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
School Websitewww.bard.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Fringe

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingNo
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Bard College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Annandale-On-Hudson, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,141 students applied to Bard College. Of those students, 3,319 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Bard College was $54,210, in addition to fees of $470. This number excludes room and board. The school does not provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Bard College.

Bard College has a 75% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Bard College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended
Applicants admitted

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The Bard College acceptance rate is 65%. To put this into perspective, 3,319 of the 5,141 students who applied to Bard College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Bard College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Bard College had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Bard College was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Bard College as part of their application.

Bard College Cost

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Bard College, the tuition for in-state residents is $54,210. Combined with fees of $470, room and board costs of $15,488, other expenses of $1,600 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $54,680 in tuition.

Students at Bard College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Bard College was $6,060 last year, with 25% of students being awarded federal aid.

Bard College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Bard College.

Bard College has a good gender split, with 60% of undergraduates being female and 40% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 56% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 28% of students come from in-state and 16% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Bard College is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Bard College Popular Majors and Programs

VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
EDUCATION
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION

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