Bates College

Lewiston, ME
4-year
Small
Urban

Questions and Answers

Esvin R.
2 months ago
Does your school require its transfer students to complete any specific courses?
Rowan D.
2 months ago
What types of students thrive at Bates College?
Lam N.
3 months ago
What do your admissions counselors look for in an ideal applicant?

Academic details

Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (18% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

71% White
8% Hispanic
5% Black
5% Multiracial
4% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Management Consultant97k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)88k
Product Manager, Software80k
Software Engineer74k
Account Manager65k
Executive Assistant57k
Data Analyst52k
Based on 2,058 student responses
59.1kAvg. Early Career Pay
124.5kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
52%in High-Meaning careers
23%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$43,757
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,702
Average Pell Grant
$3,920
Average Federal Loans

$42,572
Average Institutional Grant
$11,038
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$55,683 / year
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