Bard College
#300 Overall Influence#998 Desirability Rank

Bard College

Private liberal arts college in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

From Wikipedia

Bard College is a private liberal arts college in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. The campus overlooks the Hudson River and Catskill Mountains, and is within the Hudson River Historic District, a National Historic Landmark.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,141

Acceptance

65%

Graduation Rate

78%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$54,210

Fees (in-state)

$470

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$16,022
30K-48K$21,558
48K-75K$21,482
75K-110K$26,243
110K+$40,422

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,700

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

Annandale Road, Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504-5000

What is Bard College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#69 World Rank #37 USA Rank
Literature
#209 World Rank #120 USA Rank
History
#310 World Rank #127 USA Rank
Economics
#288 World Rank #147 USA Rank
Education
#655 World Rank #268 USA Rank
Sociology
#753 World Rank #334 USA Rank
Biology

Other areas of influence

#164 World Rank #122 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#258 World Rank #184 USA Rank
Communications
#315 World Rank #164 USA Rank
Psychology
#348 World Rank #125 USA Rank
Philosophy
#350 World Rank #231 USA Rank
Business
#366 World Rank #193 USA Rank
Political Science
#372 World Rank #165 USA Rank
Anthropology
#513 World Rank #253 USA Rank
Law
#555 World Rank #317 USA Rank
Social Work
#641 World Rank #272 USA Rank
Medical
#736 World Rank #287 USA Rank
Computer Science
#927 World Rank #469 USA Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Bard College's Most influential alumni?

Bard College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Criminal Justice, and History. Bard College’s most academically influential people include Matt Taibbi, Chevy Chase, and Chris Claremont.

Matt Taibbi
Matt Taibbi

American author and journalist

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Chevy Chase
Chevy Chase

American comedian, writer, and television and film actor

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Chris Claremont
Chris Claremont

American comic book writer and novelist, known for creating numerous X-Men characters

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Ronan Farrow
Ronan Farrow

American human rights activist, journalist, lawyer and government official. Was essential in starting the #metoo movement.

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Anthony Hecht
Anthony Hecht

Poet

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Phyllis Chesler

Psychotherapist, college professor, and author

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Jonathan Rosenbaum

American film critic

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Larry Hagman
Larry Hagman

American film and television actor

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Donald Ringe

American linguist

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Peter Sarsgaard
Peter Sarsgaard

American actor

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Jonah Hill
Jonah Hill

American actor

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Albert Jay Nock
Albert Jay Nock

American journalist

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