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Babson College

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above

School Size & Setting

Large | Suburn

Students-to-Faculty Ratio

20:1

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

Babson College educates men and women to be entrepreneurial leaders in a rapidly changing world. We prepare them to identify opportunities and initiate actions that result in genuine accomplishment. Our innovative curricula challenge students to think creatively and across disciplinary boundaries. We cultivate the willingness to take and manage risk, the ability to energize others toward a goal and the courage to act responsibly. Our students appreciate that leadership requires technical knowledge as well as a sophisticated understanding of societies, cultures, institutions and the self. They welcome the challenge of learning continuously and taking responsibility for their careers. Our students will be key contributors in the world's established enterprises as well as emerging ventures. At Babson, we collaborate across disciplines and functions to create knowledge and apply integrative solutions to complex problems. We reach across institutional and geographic boundaries to forge relationships with individuals and organizations who share our commitment to excellence and innovation.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

$54,944

Out of state

$54,944
Graduate

In state

$89,550

Out of state

$89,550

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
53%
Type of aid % of students receiving aid Average amount
Federal grants 42.0% $3,613
State/local grants 4.0% $3,137
Institutional grants 47.0% $42,854
Loans 32.0% $9,585

Other Estimated Costs

Housing

$18,234 per year

Books & Supplies

$1,218 per year

Personal Expenses

$1,964 per year

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

Learn about different ways to cover costs, incluing financial aid, GI Bills, grants and scholarships

Applying for financial Aid

Review this step-by-step guide on everything you need to do to complete your application.

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Business Administration and Management, General
Full List of Majors

Undergraduate Majors X

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
    • Business Administration and Management, General
      • A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making. See other colleges that offer this major

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Financial Mathematics
Full List of Programs

Graduate ProgramsX

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
    • Business Administration and Management, General
      • A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making. See other colleges that offer this major
    • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
    • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
    • Financial Mathematics
      • A program that focuses on the application of mathematics and statistics to the finance industry, including the development, critique, and use of various financial models. Includes instruction in probability theory, statistical analysis, numerical methods, computation and simulation methods, stochastic processes, economics, and financial markets and applications. See other colleges that offer this major
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Admissions

Undergraduate acceptance rate

Acceptance rate
25.35%
  • Apply 7,104
  • Accepted 1,801
  • Attend 650

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$75
Graduate
$100

Undergraduate application requirements

  • High school transcript

    Required
  • High school GPA

    Required
  • Recommendation letter

    Required
  • Admissions test
    (SAT or ACT)

    Not applicable
  • TOEFL
    (international students)

    Required
  • Completion of college
    prep program

    Required
  • Demonstration of
    competencies

    Not applicable

Average Test Scores

SAT Math
690-770
ACT Composite
30-33
SAT Reading
640-710
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
43%
Male Students
57%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian33.6%
  2. Two Or More Ethnicities32.89%
  3. Hispanic/Latino11.02%
  4. Asian10.88%
  5. Not Specified7.27%
  6. Black4.18%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native0.08%
  8. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.08%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

3,877

Undergraduate students

2,708

Graduate students

1,169

Full Time Students
85%
Part Time Students
15%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children

Top five largest sports teams

Male sports:
  • Football
  • Ice Hockey
  • Baseball
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
Female sports:
  • Ice Hockey
  • Softball
  • Lacrosse
  • Baseball
  • Football
Full List of Athletics

Full List of Athletics X

    • Male

    • Football
    • Ice Hockey
    • Baseball
    • Lacrosse
    • Soccer
    • Female

    • Ice Hockey
    • Softball
    • Lacrosse
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