Bard College Men's Baseball


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Meet Dave

Director of Experiential Education

Dave Payne heads Sparks' experiential education division - namely, sport camps across the US and in Europe and New Zealand. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Education and a M.S. in Chemistry from the University of California at San Diego and is a former collegiate athlete and high school head coach. He has worked at Sparks since 2011; Dave's passion is synthesizing athletic environments that encourage holistic growth.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
10 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Fringe
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Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
% Students on Campus:
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options:
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
Financial Aid:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting and Finance 1
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 82
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 75
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General 141
Visual and Performing Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General 115
Music Performance, General 19

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