Bard College at Simon’s Rock

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Office of Admission

84 Alford Road

Great Barrington, MA 01230-1990

(413) 528-7312

(800) 235-7186

Fax: (413) 541-0081



Contact: Mary Davidson

Dean of the College
Main Address

84 Alford Road

Great Barrington, MA 01230-1990

(413) 644-0044

www.simons-rock.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 380

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 135

Degree-seeking undergrads: 371

Student-to-faculty ratio: 8:1

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 80%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Dramatic/theatre arts and stagecraft B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Voice/Opera B

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
American Studies B
Asian Studies B
Chinese Studies B
East Asian Studies B
European Studies B
French Studies B
German Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B
Spanish/Iberian Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Production/Cinematography B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Multimedia B
Music – General B
Photography B
Playwriting/Screenwriting B
Sculpture B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B
Visual and Performing Arts – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Ecology B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Engineering

Computer Engineering – General B
Engineering – General B
Pre-Engineering B

English Language & Literature

American Literature B
Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B
General Literature B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Linguistics B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Premedicine B

History

American History (U.S.) B
History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis B
Global Studies B
Intercultural/Multicultural/Diversity Studies B
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, General B
Natural Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Ethics B
Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Geography B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Bard College at Simon's Rock Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (413) 644-4400
Website: www.simons-rock.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.simons-rock.edu/admission/apply/apply-online
Address: 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230-9702
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 396
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 6 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 396 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $55,082
Out-of-state Tuition: $55,082
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $27,815

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Bard College at Simon's Rock Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Bard College at Simon's Rock.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 12
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Engineering 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mathematics and Statistics 3
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 5
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 5
Visual and Performing Arts 14
Grand total 162

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Bard College at Simon's Rock and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $55,082
Out-of-state $55,082
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 159 95%
Grant or scholarship aid 158 94% $27,815
Student loan aid 76 45% $8,714

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 384 96% $27,644
Federal student loans 200 50% $6,344

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Bard College at Simon's Rock. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Bard College at Simon's Rock students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 266 98 168
Percent admitted 100% 80% 87%
Percent admitted who enrolled 55% 52% 56%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Bard College at Simon's Rock Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 396
Undergraduate enrollment 396
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Bard College at Simon's Rock Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

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