Bay Path College is a private residential, undergraduate women’s college founded in 1897. Through its main campus located in Western Massachusetts and its two additional campuses in Sturbridge/Charlton and Burlington, Massachusetts, Bay Path College offers programs in different fields of study. Its online programs which consist of graduate courses are offered through Bay Path Online.
Full degree online programs primarily targets busy, working adults who are unable to find time to attend traditional classes. These programs include Master’s degree programs in Strategic Fundraising and Philanthropy, Non-Profit Management and Philanthropy, Higher Education Administration, Communications and Information Management and the MBA Program as well as Certificate Programs in Non-Profit Management, Strategic Fundraising, Higher Education Administration and Housing Development and Leadership. Bay Path College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.
Application materials are to be sent to Bay Path College, Graduate Admissions Office at 588 Longmeadow Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106. Prospective students can coordinate with a Graduate Admissions Counselor regarding the admissions process. Students can avail of scholarships, grants, loans and financial aid to help them meet their expected educational costs. The Graduate Financial Services Office and an Online Admissions Staff will work together to provide assistance to students with regards to this matter.
Tuition per credit costs $ 625.00. Questions and concerns about online learning should be directed to the Center for Distributed Learning. U.S. News and World Report has included Bay Path College in its top ranking for the 2009 America’s Best Colleges. Most of the programs have additional accreditation from specific entities such as the American Bar Association, American Occupational Therapy Association and the Massachusetts Department of Education.