Bard College

#762 / #229
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#998
Most Desirable School

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

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About Bard College

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

Bard College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate
4,969 57% 74%

How Much Does Bard College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$57,968
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $18,503
30K - 48K $18,104
48K - 75K $18,768
75K - 110K $24,665
110K+ $35,562

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Bard College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Bard College, then you can expect to earn an average of $43,700 per year. You also have a 87% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Bard College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,642 2,233 409

Where is Bard College?

Bard College is located at Annandale Road, Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504-5000

What Is Bard College Known For?

Bard College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Bard College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Bard College's Most Influential Alumni?

Bard College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Communications, and Economics. Here are some of Bard College's most famous alumni:

Albert Jay Nock
Albert Jay Nock
An American journalist .
Matt Taibbi
Matt Taibbi
An American author and journalist.
Chris Claremont
Chris Claremont
An American comic book writer and novelist, known for creating numerous X-Men characters.
Herb Ritts
Herb Ritts
An American photographer.
Anthony Hecht
Anthony Hecht
An American poet .
Phyllis Chesler
A Psychotherapist, college professor, and author.
Chevy Chase
Chevy Chase
An American comedian, writer, and television and film actor.
Pierre Joris
Pierre Joris
A Luxembourg-American poet, translator, anthologist and essayist.
Chidi Chike Achebe
Chidi Chike Achebe
A Physician.
Asher Edelman
Asher Edelman
An American investor, art collector .
Anne Bogart
Anne Bogart
An American director.
William Vogt
William Vogt
An American ornithologist.