Bay State School Of Technology

Overview of Bay State School Of Technology

Bay State can be found in Canton, MA (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Certificate is the highest degree at Bay State.

Areas of Study

The most common majors at the school are in engineering technician, mechanics and repair.

Bay State Selectivity

Bay State is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 244 students were enrolled in the school. Older adults are in evidence at Bay State, often seeking career changing education. A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The primary mission of the school is to provide hands on training programs that will enable students to graduate into industry as entry level technicians in their chosen field."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Bay State

Bay State School of Technology
225 Turnpike St
Canton , MA 02021-2358
General Phone: (781) 828-3434

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Bay State Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician51HVAC tech
Mechanics and Repair32computer repair, appliance repair, HVAC

Number of programs and degrees for Bay State in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year693
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years141

Bay State Student Body

In 2007-2008, Bay State had a total enrollment of 244 students (117 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 54%
Black 11%
Hispanic 32%
Asian 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 6%
20-21 9%
22-24 10%
25-29 19%
30-34 14%
35-39 14%
40-49 17%
50-64 6%
65+ 0%

Bay State Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 83 %
Part-Time 85 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 70%
Transfer Out 16%

Bay State Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Canton, Massachusetts for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Massachusetts Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Bay State Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Bay State participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2338200)

Bay State Degree Programs (2007)

Engineering Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician

Mechanics And Repair
Appliance Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

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Bay State Highlights

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What Sets Bay State Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
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% of degrees in mechanics and repair
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