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Boston College is a Private, 4 years college located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Boston ranked 27th in National Universities and 9th in Massachusetts Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 15,287 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Boston's acceptance rate is 17.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Boston College is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of Boston College and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 2467|
|Net Price Calculator||https://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/bc|
|School Type||Private, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (very high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of Boston College is 17.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 34.99%. The application fees are $80 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||17.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||34.99 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$80|
|Graduate Application Fees||$75|
Tuition & Fees
Boston's 2023 tuition & fees is $64,176 for undergraduate students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 4.00% compared to the last year's rate ($61,706).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $34,028. The graduate tuition increased by 3.99% compared to the last year's rate.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$64,176|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$34,028|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 15,287 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 650 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Boston has 9,982 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 5,305 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services
Boston offers 146 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 1 out of the 146 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Boston
|Number of programs||146 Programs|
|Number of online programs||1 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||Certificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year|
1 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|