Student Population
Bates College overview
Location Lewiston, Maine
Online bates.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Bates College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Lewiston, Maine, Bates College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,316 prospective students applied, and 1,166 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 494 enrolled in the school.  1,787 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 0 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $53,794 plus fees of $0. Bates is ranked 574 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Bates College overview
Applications Accepted
Bates College overview
Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Bates College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $15,224
Budget for Other Expenses$1,250
Total One Year Cost$71,168


Average Salary After 10 Years
$75,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
92% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bates College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 26%
Biology 10%
Psychology 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%
English and Literature 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=160977 IPEDS survey data for Bates College.