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Yield (Enrollment Rate)
2020 Acceptance Rate
Total 4,912 students have applied and 3,181 students have allowed to admit to Bard College (acceptance rate: 64.76%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 15.15 % where 482 students have finally enrolled out of 3,181 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of Bard College is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Hartwick College and The King's College, its acceptance rate is average (average acceptance rate of the schools is 61.00%).
The yield of Bard College is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 10.50%).
Admission Statistics Charts
2020 Test Scores Comparison
For academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 0 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of Bard College is lower than the schools (average score is 1,187). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
|SAT Average||ACT Average|
|Similarly Colleges in Rankings||1,163||25|
|All U.S. Colleges||1123||68|
|Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges||1132||69|
|4-Years or High Colleges||1124||68|
|Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York||1206||77|
SAT Score by Subject
At Bard College, 0 students submitted SAT scores (0% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 0 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York. Next table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
|25th percentile||75th percentile|
|Evidence-Based Reading and Writing||0||0|
Next table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Bard College. The school requires 3 items to submit - Secondary school record, Recommendations and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 4 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies and .
|Secondary school GPA||Recommended|
|Secondary school rank||Recommended|
|Secondary school record||Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program||Recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies||Recommended|
|Admission test scores||Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)||Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)||Neither required nor recommended|