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Boston College

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Acceptance Rate 19 %
SAT Average 1,475
Tuition & Fees $61,706
Student Population 14,934
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $43,028

Academic Overview

Boston College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $61,706 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 14,934 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 19% and the graduation rate is 92% last year.
The salary after graduation from Boston College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $92,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Boston's tuition & fees is $61,706. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees is $32,722.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$61,706
Graduate$32,722
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Boston. The acceptance rate of Boston is 19% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 33%. The average graduation rate is 92% and the transfer-out rate is 6%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $43,028 and 48% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 14,934 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Boston College is 19 %.
Acceptance Rate
19%
Graduation Rate for Boston College is 92 %
Graduation Rate
92%
Transfer-out Rate for Boston College is 6 %
Transfer-out Rate
6%
Retention Rate for Boston College is 93 %
Retention Rate
93%
Student Population for Boston College is 14,934
Student Population
14,934
Student to Faculty Ratio for Boston College is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $43,028 at Boston College.
Financial Aid Amount
$43,028

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Phone617-552-8000
WEBwww.bc.edu
Admissionwww.bc.edu/admission/undergrad/
Online Applicationwww.commonapp.org
Financial Aidwww.bc.edu/offices/stserv/financial/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/bc
Veterans Tuitionwww.bc.edu/content/bc-web/offices/student-services/financial-aid/veterans.html
Athletic
Disability Servicewww.bc.edu/offices/dos/subsidiary_offices/disabilityservices.html

Offered Degrees

Boston offers 132 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree530
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree440
Post Master's Degree50
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship260
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Boston College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,721)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,418)

Veterans Benefits

Boston College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges