Bard Early Colleges
Our Impact

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Olga Carmona

Olga Carmona '03

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Our Impact

The early college model pioneered by Bard College is an innovative public-private partnership that increases access to and success in college for diverse student populations and saves thousands of dollars for students, families, and government. Graduates of Bard Early Colleges succeed in completing college degrees and alumni excel in their chosen fields.

In addition to the direct, transformative impact the Bard Early Colleges have had on thousands of public school students, the Bard Early Colleges serve as an inspiration for what high schools can be and they demonstrate the power of early college.