Bard College

Acceptance Rate 57 %
Tuition & Fees $57,968
Student Population 2,465
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $42,111
Graduation Rate 74 %

Academic Overview

Bard College Campus, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
Bard College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more 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 2022 tuition & fees are $57,968 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,465 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 57% and the graduation rate is 74% 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.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Bard College are $57,968. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $38,399 on average.
Bard College 2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Bard. The acceptance rate of Bard is 57% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15%. The average graduation rate is 74% and the transfer-out rate is 15%. The average received amount of financial aid is $42,111 and 76% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,465 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 57 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Bard College is 74 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Bard College is 15 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Bard College is 85 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Bard College is 2,465
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 $42,111 at Bard College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Bard offers 17 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 Degree80
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