About Bay Path University
On Campus Housing
Bay Path University is a private not-for-profit institution located at Longmeadow, Massachusetts which was established in 1897. The university offers both traditional and online programs. Other branches of the university are located in East Longmeadow, Sturridge and Concord, Massachusetts. The acceptance rate of Bay Path University is 60%. The university consists of around 3,225 students which include 1,985 full-time and 1,240 part-time students, and the student-faculty ratio is 11:1. Bay Path University is accredited to New England Commission of Higher Education and is a member of the Women’s College Coalition.
Bay Path University offers a variety of full-time undergraduate courses in the following programs: Business & Accounting, Education, Exploratory & Liberal Studies, Communication & Writing, Cybersecurity & Computer Science, Forensics, Health Care, Justice & Legal Studies, Neuroscience, Psychology, and Science.
The University also offers a variety of full-time graduate courses in the following programs: Applied Behavior Analysis, Applied Laboratory Science & Operations, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Developmental Psychology, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, English as a Second Language, Genetic Counseling, MBA Entrepreneurial Thinking & Innovative Practices, Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy, Occupational Therapy, Occupational Therapy Bridge, Physician Assistant Studies, Special Education, Strategic Fundraising & Philanthropy.
Online Education at Bay Path University
The online platform of the university is designed to provide an academic atmosphere where the students and faculty can interact and have discussions and debates.
Accelerated programs are offered to earn a degree before the said time period.
The university follows the 'Social Online Universal Learning' (SOUL) program to offer personalized instructions and academic materials for an engaging atmosphere.
The university also offers a unique 'Women as Empowered Learners and Leaders' (WELL) program to help women with their careers.
Bay Path University is ranked at #105 in the 'Regional Universities of North'. It is also ranked #11 in the list of 'Most Innovative Schools'. The university stood at #15 in 'Top Performers on Social Mobility' list.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Bay Path University is a private not-for-profit university. The annual cost to attend the university, therefore, is higher than the national average but is totally justified as the university provides its students and faculty with the best resources and infrastructure and a safe and supportive learning environment. The average annual cost to attend Bay Path University comes up to $50,524.
We have broken down and simplified the costs in the Cost of Attendance section for your perusal.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$64,235 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,799 per year. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at BPU. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The university has enrolled around 0% male and 100% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The university provides financial aid programs for the students in the form of scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study options.
Students seeking to avail of this facility should fill the FAFSA form. Bay Path University's Federal School Code is 002122.
Federal Aid provided by the university includes Pell Grant, FSEOG, Federal Work-Study Program, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan.
Institutional Aid awarded consist of Bay Path Opportunity Grant, Graduate Grant, ROTC Scholarship, Provost’s Scholarship, Dean’s Scholarship, Pathways Award, and Phi Theta Kappa program.
Military Aid includes Tuition Assistance Program and Post 9/11 GI Bill.
State Aid is also awarded which includes MASS Grant and MA Gilbert Matching Student Grant.