Accreditation

Bay State College is accredited by The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

It is authorized to award the following degrees by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts:

  • Associate in Science
  • Associate in Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Fashion Merchandising, Entertainment Management, Criminal Justice and Management)

Bay State College is also a member of several professional educational associations. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges accredits schools and colleges in the six New England states. Membership in one of the six regional accrediting associations in the United States indicates that the school or college has been carefully evaluated and found to meet the standards agreed upon by qualified educators.

 

 

FAQ

How long is the academic year?

Answer

Bay State College has classes all year round.  The Evening Division has eight different starts throughout the year and the day division runs from September-May.

Bay State College also offers a Summer Session that allows students to catch up or get ahead. 

The full academic calendar can be found under News & Events.