Bard College Graduate Schools

Bard College (referred to as Bard) is a Private, 4 years school located in Annandale-On-Hudson, NY. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Bard College is $38,399 in average. The school has 347 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,465 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Bard College (referred to as Bard) is a Private, 4 years school located in Annandale-On-Hudson, NY. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1922 - Current).
Bard Directory Information
School NameBard College (Bard)
AddressAnnandale Road, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY 12504-5000
Phone845-758-6822
Webhttps://www.bard.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.bard.edu/admission/firstyear
Financial Infohttps://www.bard.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Bard College is $38,399 in average. The school has 347 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,465 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 18 graduate programs through Master's and Doctorate (Research).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$38,399
Student Population347
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs18 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio9 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Bard College is $38,399 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,252.
Bard College offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Not Offered
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Bard College is $38,399. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.44% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$35,330$825
2018-2019$35,972$750
2019-2020$36,634$850
2020-2021$36,634$850
2021-2022$37,549$850
The graduate school tuition & fees of Bard is expensive compared to private graduate schools in New York. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the New York graduate tuition is $23,180 (public) / $24,827 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Bard College$38,399
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
New York Graduate Schools$21,026$24,911
Public$12,295$23,180
Private$24,827
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $18,560 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Bard College. On-campus living costs are decreased by -5.49% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,800. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.36% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$15,066$1,590$10,000$1,750
2018-2019$15,488$1,600$10,000$1,750
2019-2020$15,876$1,700$10,000$1,750
2020-2021$17,938$1,700$12,000$1,750
2021-2022$16,760$1,800$12,000$1,800
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,252 at Bard College. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.54% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,305
2018-2019$1,196
2019-2020$1,221
2020-2021$1,221
2021-2022$1,252

Graduate Programs at Bard

Bard College offers 10 graduate programs for Master's and Doctorate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 131 students have completed their study at Bard College.
Offered Degrees at Bard College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree90125
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship106
Total100131
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Bard College by award level.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Visual and Performing Arts (other) program with 43 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Art History, Criticism and Conservation program with 6 completers.
Bard College offers 10 programs through Master's and Doctorate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 131 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 125 students have earned/completed Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 12 completers-
Environmental Science12-
Education [+] 19 completers-
Secondary Education and Teaching15-
Environmental Education4-
Social Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Economics1-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics6-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 58 completers-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation24-
Music Performance32-
Visual and Performing Arts (other)2-
Business [+] 29 completers-
Business Administration and Management29-
Total125
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 6 completers-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation6-
Total6

Graduate Student Population at Bard

For academic year 2021-2022, total 347 students enrolled into Bard College graduate schools where it has total 2,465 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 301 full-time and 46 part-time graduate students. By gender, 133 male and 214 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total347133214
Full-time301125176
Part-tme46838
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 190 White (54.76%), 11 Black/African American (3.17%), 26 Hispanic (7.49%), 18 Asian (5.19%), and 102 students with other races. 69 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total347133214
American Indian/Native American101
Asian18711
Black/African American1156
Hispanic26818
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White19076114
Two More1569
Un-Known17512
Non-resident Alien692643

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