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Boston University is a Private, 4 years college located in Boston, Massachusetts. BU ranked 33rd in National Universities, 70th in World Universities, and 7th in Massachusetts Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 32,718 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 10 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. BU's acceptance rate is 19.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Boston University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
|Address||One Silber Way, Boston, MA 2215|
|Net Price Calculator||www.bu.edu/finaid/aid-basics/cost-of-education/net-price-calculator/|
|School Type||Private, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (very high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of Boston University is 19.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 28.00%. The application fees are $80 for undergraduate programs and $95 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||19.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||28.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$80|
|Graduate Application Fees||$95|
Tuition & Fees
BU's 2022 tuition & fees is $59,816 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $59,418.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$59,816|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$59,418|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 32,718 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 2,849 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. BU has 16,872 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 15,846 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||415 Programs|
|Number of online programs||26 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
2 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|