24%

Acceptance Rate

$38,895

Avg.Financial Aid

002121

FAFSA Code

About Babson College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,357

Website

www.babson.edu

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CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Babson College, which is located in Babson Park, MA is a private university. The university covers an area of 350 acres. In 1919, Babson College was founded. At present, Ian Lapp (undergraduate) Keith Rollag (graduate) is the dean of the Babson College. Notably, the official colors of the university are green and white. Out of total 3,113 students enrolled at BC, 2,386 belong to undergraduate courses while 939 are postgraduate students. The school has an academic staff of 306 full-time who teach various courses to the students. Around 99% of the students are 24 and under at Babson College. At BC around 33% are white, 30% are Non-resident alien, and 12% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 47% of the students are females and 53% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 101 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Ernesto Bertarelli (Businessperson, Entrepreneur), David Grossack (Lawyer), Will Langhorne (Race car driver), and Arthur Blank (Businessperson, Entrepreneur). The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. At BC, 12 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), and NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges). Babson College has around $459 million (2019) in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

231 Forest Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7812351200
Fax: 7812394464
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Babson College at the 62nd position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

24%

SAT Range

1270 - 1450

ACT Range

28 - 32

Application Fee

$75

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The university is selective in taking in students. Moreover, admission to BC is moderately difficult. To kickstart the admission process at BC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $75. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1270-1450 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Babson College, must score 29 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 27 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 231 Forest Street, Wellesley, Massachusetts 02457-0310, or call (781) 235-1200.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$29,587

Average Annual Cost

$51,104

Books And Supplies

$1,112

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$16,312

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,850

Total One Year Cost

$70,378

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to BC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $72,378. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($52,608), books and supplies ($1,144), room and boarding ($16,776), and budget for other expenses ($1,850). If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

95%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$664

Faculty Overview

60%

Male Professors

40%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

541 Graduates

Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,361

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

14%

Full-time

100%

Part-time

N/A

Students Gender

Male

52%

US National: 44%

Female

48%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

38% White

5% Unknown

4% Black

11% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

28% Non Resident alien

12% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

2%

Unknown Location

55%

Out Of State

19%

In State

24%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$82,979 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 100% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

100%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$10,528/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,784/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,784/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Beaver

School Colors

green and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

223

Total Female Athletes

177

Intramural Sports

17

Sports Club

26

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Skiing-Snowboarding

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Lacrosse

Skiing-Snowboarding

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $16,776 per year for living on campus. The students at Babson College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,784 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 53% male and 47% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$70,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$96,100/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$23,250

$23,250

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$241 - 241

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$38,895

Students Receiving Federal Grants

14%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,875

Students Receiving State Aid

3%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,821

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$37,162

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$53,877

$30K - $48K

$49,253

$48K - $75K

$41,535

$75K - $110K

$41,608

> $110K

$17,188

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at BC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Babson College is around $40,923 and the federal grant is $5,477. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,416 as well as institutional aid worth $40,923.

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