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Babson College

Babson Park, MA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate25%

About Babson College

Babson College, located in Wellesley, Massachusetts, is the premier destination for students aspiring to be entrepreneurial leaders. It's the global leader in entrepreneurship education, consistently ranking top for its undergraduate and MBA programs. At Babson, innovation and real-world problem-solving aren't just buzzwords—they're integral to the curriculum. Students are encouraged to "think entrepreneurially" and transform their great ideas into viable businesses. The diverse, inclusive community fosters collaboration and creativity. With its impressive network of successful alumni and close ties to Boston's vibrant startup ecosystem, Babson offers unrivaled opportunities for students to learn, network, and launch their own ventures.

Did You Know?

Babson College is considered the birthplace of entrepreneurship education. It offered the first course in entrepreneurship in 1967 and established the world's first entrepreneurship center, the Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship, in 1998. This pioneering spirit continues today, as Babson remains at the forefront of entrepreneurial education.

Babson College is a private, nonprofit college in the suburb of Babson Park, Massachusetts. Babson College was founded in 1919. The college enrolls around 3,684 students a year, including 2,576 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Babson College

It is very difficult to get into Babson College. Babson College admitted 25% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 7,104 applications received in 2022, 1,801 students were offered admission.

Babson College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 25%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 38%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 32%
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 32%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 33%

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Babson College is located in the town of Babson Park, Massachusetts, in the suburbs of Boston.

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College Info

231 Forest Street Babson Park, MA 02457-0310

Campus Setting: Suburban

Babson College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 3

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Babson College is Jan 3.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Babson College is Mar 15.

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Babson College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1350 - 1450


Math SAT Range

690 - 770


Reading SAT Range

640 - 710

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Wondering what life at Babson College is like? There are approximately 3,684 students enrolled at Babson College, including 2,576 undergraduate students and 1,108 graduate students. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 23% percent are from MA and 77% percent of students are from other states.


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