Longy School of Music of Bard College: Review & Facts

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Longy School of Music of Bard College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 225 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1915 and is one of the 6 schools located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Longy School of Music of Bard College is ranked in Top Gay Schools in USA.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
9
Few
Longy School of Music of Bard College will give you the option to earn a 2-year certificate, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Longy School of Music of Bard College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 9 majors. The most popular concentration is Music. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
82%
Fair
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.

Longy School of Music of Bard College student retention rate is high at 82% (close to Massachusetts average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
7 : 1
Low
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, 7:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,500
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high, $35,900 a year. The additional fees at Longy School of Music of Bard College beyond tuition are about $600; this totals $36,500 a year.

Read the details about Longy School of Music of Bard College 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
94%
According to government data, 33 applications were submitted and 31 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits earned prior to 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 applying to Longy School of Music of Bard College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the 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
High
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 offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 100 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high -- nearly $7,300 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, Longy School of Music of Bard College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

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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