Founded in 1964, Bard College at Simon's Rock is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the medium town of Great Barrington (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Bard College at Simon's Rock is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Bard College at Simon's Rock offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 56 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Bard College at Simon's Rock also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Bard College at Simon's Rock|
|Address||84 Alford Road
|Tel||+1 (413) 644 4400|
|Fax||+1 (413) 541 0081|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is considered but not required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are considered but not required
|Admission Office||84 Alford Road
Great Barrington 12039
(413) 528 7228
800 235 7186
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Bard College at Simon's Rock's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 69,498 physical volumes, 6,595 physical media, 327,294 digital/electronic medium and 25 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Bard College at Simon's Rock provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 400 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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