Boston College


Boston College

Boston College


Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research and have set new marks for research grant awards over the last ten years, with more than $60 million in the last year alone.

The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.

The Basics

Setting located in the village of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
School Type USA University
Tuition US$42,000- $43,000
Housing Apartment
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State Massachusetts
Nearest City Boston
Year Founded 1863
Admission Requirement HK F.6
Academic Calendar Fall, Spring & Summer
Level Offered Undergraduate, graduate and professional programs
Enrollment Approximately 15,000 students
International Students 4%
Student-Teacher Ratio 14:1

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Academic Programs

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Athletic Facilities: Alumni Stadium, Yawkey Center, Conte Forum, Newton Campus Lacrosse and Soccer Field, Pellagrini Diamond at Shea Field, Shea Softball Field, Power Gym, Field Hockey Field, The Bubble, The BC Boathouse

Art Facilities: Bapst Art Library, McMullen Museum of Art, Media Department at the O’Neill Library

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