Bay Path University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Bay Path University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,110 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1897 and is the only college located in Longmeadow, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Fair
Bay Path University will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Bay Path University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Education, Business, Occupational Therapy, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
80%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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.

Bay Path University student retention rate is high at 80% (close to Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Bay Path University is below average: 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at Bay Path University is pretty good, 12:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,800
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $31,800 per academic year.

Read the details about Bay Path University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
77%
Doable
According to government data, 1,148 applications were submitted and 887 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Bay Path University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Bay Path University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bay Path University, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Bay Path University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Bay Path University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Bay Path University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bay Path University Location and Maps



Post Address: Bay Path University, 588 Longmeadow Street, Longmeadow, Massachusetts 01106, USA
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