Welcome to Bard High School Early College Newark

Since its founding in 2011, Bard High School Early College Newark has offered Newark public school students an unparalleled educational opportunity. Through a partnership between Bard College and Newark Public Schools, we make it possible for students to earn both a New Jersey high school diploma and an Associate’s Degree in four years.

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The Office of Admission at Bard High School Early College is committed to recruiting motivated young adults from all neighborhoods in Newark. We seek to admit those applicants who demonstrate maturity, intellectual curiosity, and a love of learning.

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Newark, NJ 07103


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A Message to the Bard Early College Community

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Bard Early College New Orleans Awards First Associate’s Degrees in Socially Distanced Graduation Ceremony

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DC Mayor announces investment in permanent building for Bard DC

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