BEC Hudson Valley

BEC Hudson Valley

A Jump Start on College

About BEC Hudson Valley

Bard Early College (BEC) Hudson Valley is an innovative new program providing young people in Hudson and its surrounding school districts direct access to a high-quality liberal arts education from Bard College. Students take challenging and engaging courses with experienced college faculty, earning up to 26 college credits (nearly equivalent to one year) tuition-free while still in high school.