About Bay State College
On Campus Housing
Bay State College is a private for-profit type institution headquartered in the Black Bay neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. It was established in the year 1946.
The college campus is over 278 acres and is considered one of the largest four-year colleges in the state of Massachusetts. It is located in the capital city of the state and offers various online as well as on-campus courses and majors for the students.
The college has over 899 students enrolled in various courses and programs, from various different places.
The student-faculty ratio is 14:1.
College acceptance rate is 39%.
It offers various facilities and support services to help and guide the students to achieve success and reach their desired goals, such as community service, students support service, sports, and athletic events, and many more facilities. It caters to the need and demands of the students.
Online Education at Bay State College
The college offers various online courses and degree programs for the students. The programs offered are flexible, accessible and provides the ability to the students to learn and work at their own pace.
The various online majors include Criminal Justice, Nursing, and Business Management.
The college offers 100% online classes, and the classes are conducted by the same faculty members as on-campus or evening classes. It offers online Associate Degree and Bachelors degree programs.
The reviews received from students suggest that the college offers good quality education. Few reviews are listed below.
The professors are supportive and approachable.
The library is pretty good and offers various resources.
The college is ranked between 36-47 in 'Regional Colleges - North', according to US News.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
The annual cost is the total estimated one year cost which the student's family has to incur for the higher education of their children. This section gives information about the average annual cost to attend though these costs may change at the time of admission.
The average net price is $30,956 and the average annual cost of the college is $23,500. However, the cost of books and supplies is $1,500. The student has to incur an amount of $13,300 for the room and board cost which is inclusive of the meal and the average budget for other personal or professional expenses comes around 6,500. So the total one year cost sums to $44,800.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$64,103 per year
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
Bay State College Financial Aid
The financial aid is provided in various forms such as loans, grants, scholarships, and federal work-study.
The students who are interested in availing any sort of financial aid, they must fill the FAFSA form first. Bay State College federal school code is 003965.
The State Aid provided for the students include Massachusetts State Scholarship Program.
The Federal Aid provided include Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct PLUS Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loan.
The Military Aid include Post 9/11 GI Bill.