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Bay State College

Boston, MA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate53%

Bay State College Admissions

It is not difficult to get into Bay State College. Bay State College admitted 53% of all applicants in 2002. Last year, 1,988 students applied to Bay State College and 1,045 were admitted.

If you want to apply to Bay State College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Bay State College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Bay State College's admissions stats.

Bay State College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Bay State College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Bay State College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Want to Apply Early to Bay State College?

Bay State College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Explore a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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How To Get Into Bay State College

Bay State College is a not difficult school to get into. Bay State College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Bay State College accepted 53% of students, around 1,045 of the 1,988 students who applied.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Bay State College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

Transferring to Bay State College

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Bay State College

Bay State College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Bay State College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Bay State College

Wondering what factors are considered by Bay State College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Class Rank Very Important
Application Essay Very Important
Interview Very Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered

Make sure to check with Bay State College for more information on admission factors.

Bay State College Application Requirements

To apply to Bay State College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Bay State College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Bay State College?

Bay State College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Bay State College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Bay State College

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Bay State College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Bay State College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Bay State College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Bay State College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Bay State College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Bay State College accept transfer credits?

✅ Bay State College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Bay State College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Do I have to submit test scores to Bay State College?

✅ Bay State College is not test optional.

What is Bay State College's acceptance rate?

✅ Bay State College has an acceptance rate of 53%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Bay State College?

❌ Bay State College does not offer early decision.

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Bay State College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Bay State College? Bay State College is a less selective institution. The Bay State College acceptance rate is 53%. This means that the institution accepts 52 out of every 100 applicants.


Bay State College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bay State College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bay State College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Bay State College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Bay State College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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