Longy School of Music of Bard College: Review & Facts

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Longy School of Music of Bard College is a private not-for-profit school with 225 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1915 and is one of the 7 schools located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
2-year certificate, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are available at Longy School of Music of Bard College.

Longy School of Music of Bard College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 8 majors. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The student retention rate at Longy School of Music of Bard College is fair at 75% (close to Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Longy School of Music of Bard College is very low: 22%.

Student to faculty ratio at Longy School of Music of Bard College is very good - 6:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,100
Average tuition price is extremely high, about $30,600 per year. The additional fees at Longy School of Music of Bard College not covered by tuition are around $500; which makes it a total of $31,100 per year.

Read the details about Longy School of Music of Bard College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
85%
As reported in recent government data, 40 applications were submitted and 34 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

Longy School of Music of Bard College might accept your dual credits for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Longy School of Music of Bard College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Longy School of Music of Bard College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (617) 876-0956 or check Longy School of Music of Bard College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,300
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Longy School of Music of Bard College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Longy School of Music of Bard College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 100 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high: about $7,300 per year.

Longy School of Music of Bard College Location and Maps



Post Address: Longy School of Music of Bard College, 27 Garden Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
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