Bay Path University

Longmeadow, MA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,484
Graduate Enrollment: 1,215
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Women only
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Four-year, small, primarily nonresidential // medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 75.41%

Male/Female: /

First generation college students: 49.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 19.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.2% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,112
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1018 - 1205

2021 Median Admit ACT: 27


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 52.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 30.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 22.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 16.4% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 47.6%
Black: 12.3%
Hispanic: 24.2%
Asian: 2.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 1.4%
Non-resident alien: 0.5%
Unknown race: 11.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $46,404
In-State tuition: $35,781
Out-of-State tuition: $35,781

Estimated books and supplies: $1,600 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $12,799 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $1,900 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $3,500 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,900 (2022)

Average Family Income: $61,130 (2017)
Median Family Income: $32,289 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 57.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 90.3%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $24,901 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $264 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $16,227
$30k-48k $15,893
$48k-75k $18,911
$75k-110k $23,499
$110k+ $25,107

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 45%
6-year graduation rate: 51%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $24,901 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $11,000 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $19,471 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $19,347 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 58.5% (2015)
@3 year 63.8% (2017)
@5 year 69.5% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 41.9% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 49.2% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $43,023 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $47,485 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Educational Administration and Supervision. 23
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Food Science and Technology. 1
Bachelor's Degree Food Science and Technology. 1
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 90 $440 $60,077 ($5,006) $50,960 ($4,247)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 6
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 16
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 2
Bachelor's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 30 $35,320 $280 $47,666 ($3,972) $37,288 ($3,107)
Master's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 30 $1,821 $114,156 ($9,513) $129,587 ($10,799)
Master's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 23 $640 $65,043 ($5,420)
Master's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 163 $950 $56,058 ($4,672) $67,027 ($5,586)
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 11
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 8
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 3
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 61 $32,015 $264 $54,997 ($4,583) $60,438 ($5,037)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 105 $408 $67,738 ($5,645) $79,170 ($6,598)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business Administration, Management and Operations. 1
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 5 $31,472 $264 $46,916 ($3,910)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 11 $309 $66,116 ($5,510)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 10 $30,122 $273
Bachelor's Degree Education, General. 4 $38,704 ($3,225) $43,197 ($3,600)
Master's Degree Education, General. 64 $468 $57,034 ($4,753) $57,958 ($4,830)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Education, General. 3
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 22 $389 $46,948 ($3,912)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Curriculum and Instruction. 5
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 14 $428
Master's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 5
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 13 $27,250 $289 $29,907 ($2,492) $38,591 ($3,216)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 3
Bachelor's Degree Non-Professional General Legal Studies (Undergraduate). 13 $27,491 $287 $45,013 ($3,751)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree Legal Support Services. 2
Master's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 11
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 3
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 14 $29,572 $286 $29,795 ($2,483) $40,309 ($3,359)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 31 $27,000 $252 $38,138 ($3,178)
Bachelor's Degree Biotechnology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General. 1
Master's Degree Science Technologies/Technicians, General. 3
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 32 $29,162 $261 $34,526 ($2,877) $43,571 ($3,631)
Bachelor's Degree Research and Experimental Psychology. 16 $29,401 $280
Master's Degree Research and Experimental Psychology. 11 $52,374 ($4,365)
Bachelor's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 14
Master's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 15 $85,553 ($7,129)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $62,973
Full time faculty: 14%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 12.0

School's endowment start of year: $55,345,806 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $73,535,409 (2022)