Established in the year 1946, Bay State College offers programs specifically in business, information technology and healthcare. It is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education. College is ranked 34th among US institutions by the 2020 US News ranking.
Commonwealth of Massachusetts authorized Bay State College to offer Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science and Bachelor of Science degrees. Associate in Science Degree in Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
|Type of College||Private|
|Year of Establishment||1946|
|Number of Campuses||2|
|Number of Programs Offered||Over 20|
|Types of Programs Offered||Bachelors, Masters, Associate|
The main campus of the Bay State College is situated in Boston, MA. A new campus located in Taunton location has been opened in 2013.
In order to avail the housing facility at the Bay State, the students are required to fill a residence agreement and submit the same at Bay State College, 437 Boylston Street, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02116. With this, the students are also required to submit a deposit of $300 to book your space.
Once the submission of the agreement and the deposit is done, the students have to fill a housing application provided at the colleges’ website. College offers on-campus accommodation at one residential house located at The Longwood House in Fenway.
Following types of academics programs are offered by the Bay State College:
Bachelor's degree is offered in the disciplines of Criminal Justice, Entertainment Management, Fashion Merchandising, Information Technology and Management.
Bay State College offers only one master’s degree in Administration of Justice and Homeland Security Faculties in partnership with Salve Regina University.
Application Portal: An online application form for international students is required to be submitted to apply for Bay State College programs.
Admission Deadline: Bay State College offers admissions on a rolling basis.
Application Fee: An admission processing fee of $40 is to be paid
Admission Requirements: Official final high school grades, scores or transcripts, Evaluate transcripts from NACES and AICE, Financial documentation
Cost for various levels of the degree are as follows:
|Associate degree||$27,150 per year|
|Bachelors’ degree||$16,500 or $27,150 per year (depending on the course)|
|Evening division||$400/credit or $550/credit|
|Online division||$400/credit hour or $500/credit or $1200/credit|
Costs of some of the popular courses offered by the college:
|Course||Cost per Year|
|Criminal justice||27,150 USD|
|Hospitality management||27,150 USD|
|Information technology||16,500 USD|
|Business administration||27,150 USD|
Students staying on-campus, are required to pay the following fees:
|Fee Type||Cost per Year|
|Residence hall deposit||$300|
|Room and Board fees||$13000|
|Residence hall technology fees||$300|
Bay State College offers scholarships, grants and loans to make education feasible for all. The aids are based on the financial need, academic standing, and program of study. International students are not eligible for institutional aid, with the exception of certain aid resources.
To be considered for need-based scholarships, students are required to complete the FAFSA online. The deadline to be followed is by March 31.
Federal and State Grants: Federal and state grants are provided to the students after calculating their financial eligibility. Completion of the FAFSA is required annually for consideration for all federal and state financial aid programs offered by Bay State College.
Federal loans: Students who decide to finance some of their educational expenses through loans, government-sponsored student loans are a perfect option for them. Eligibility is determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Direct Federal Stafford Loans: Federal Stafford Loans are federally supported, low-interest student loans. It has a flexible repayment policy. The loans are provided on subsidized rates. Unsubsidized loans are also available for those who do not qualify for need-based financial aid.
Bay State College offers a work-study program for all those students who wish to work while studying and be financially independent.
Eligibility for International students: All international students must be enrolled and attending classes for 1 full semester. Along with this, a GPA of 2.5 or higher is required to be eligible to work. Students will only be allowed to work on-campus.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$27,150 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Bay State College Enrollment||1143|
|Average Graduation Rate||30.3%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$27,150 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,500 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,000 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$6,500 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$13,000 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$6,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$8,000 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$8,000 / Year|
|New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Medicine Programs||Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools|
|Nursing Programs||Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing|
|Physiotherapy Programs||American Physical Therapy Association|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary