School Highlights

Bay Path University serves 3,224 students (51% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 9:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 3,224 students
  • Private-state tuition: $30,859
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 32%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Bay Path University ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 420 teachers has grown by 233% over five years.
Bay Path University
(MA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private not-for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
420 staff
290 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Bay Path University has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Bay Path University diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,224 students
2,710 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
9:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,644 students
1,152 students
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# Part-Time Students
1,580 students
1,580 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Bay Path University.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
139 students
309 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,092 students
1,092 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
552 students
42 students
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MA All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
703 students
1,182 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
877 students
22 students
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MA All Part Time Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
400 students
443 students
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% Asian
3%
6%
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% Hispanic
10%
16%
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% Black
11%
13%
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% White
68%
55%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
6%
5%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.51
0.65
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
3.78%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.91%
0.96%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$42,900
$35,500
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Bay Path University and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of MA by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $30,859 is more than the state average of $30,266. The private state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$30,859
$30,266
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
84%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Bay Path University and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$24,420
$12,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Bay Path University and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$10,406
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
78%
77%
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SAT Reading
555
540
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SAT Math
525
525
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SAT Writing
475
475
This chart display the SAT Writing score of Bay Path University and the community college average SAT Writing score of MA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
ACT Composite
23
22
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ACT English
23
23
This chart display the ACT English score of Bay Path University and the community college average ACT English score of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
ACT Math
13
22
This chart display the ACT Math score of Bay Path University and the community college average ACT Math score of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
ACT Writing
10
10
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Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Bay Path University cost?

Bay Path University's private state tuition is approximately $30,859.

What is the acceptance rate of Bay Path University?

The acceptance rate of Bay Path University is 78%, which is higher than the state average of 77%.

What is Bay Path University's ranking?

Bay Path University ranks among the top 20% of community college in Massachusetts for: Percent of students receiving financial aid and Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 3,224 students
  • Private-state tuition: $30,859
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 32%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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