Bard College

Acceptance Rate 59.92 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $60,622
Student Population 2,591
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $48,000
Graduation Rate 71 %

Academic Overview

Bard College Campus, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
Bard College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Annandale-On-Hudson, New York. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $60,622 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,591 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 59.92% and the graduation rate is 71% last year.
The salary after graduation from Bard College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $43,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Bard's tuition & fees is $60,622. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $40,630.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Bard. The acceptance rate of Bard is 59.92% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15.28%. The average graduation rate is 71% and the transfer-out rate is 18%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $48,000 and 64% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,591 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Bard College is 59.92 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Bard College is 71 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Bard College is 18 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Bard College is 87 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Bard College is 2,591
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bard College is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $48,000 at Bard College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressAnnandale Road, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY 12504-5000
Online Applicationwww.bard.edu/admission/firstyear
Financial Aidwww.bard.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/bard
Veterans Tuitionwww.bard.edu/financialaid/
Disability Servicewww.bard.edu/learningcommons/disabilities/

Offered Degrees

Bard offers 18 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree70
Master's Degree90
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10

Special Learning Opportunities

Bard College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,400)
Board/Meal Plan