Boston College

Boston College is located in Massachusetts, Boston.

It is ranked as #31 in Best National University.

It is a private University.

Boston College offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at Boston College for undergraduate program was 27.89%.

Last year, 31084 students applied for undergraduate program and 8669 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 27.89% makes it moderately competitive to get admission.

4793 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

151 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 185 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

Boston College had 10316 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

14 students were enrolled in top 1 Masters degree programs.

Boston College offers 74 graduate programs specialization.

Boston College does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is difficult to get into.

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Boston College has been ranked 31.


Acceptance Rate: 27.22%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $30,600

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $56,780

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $40,674

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $42,294

Boston College most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Social Work : 266
Law : 245
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 200
Finance : 101
Theology and Theological Studies : 97

Boston College most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics : 304
Finance : 279
Biology and Biological Sciences : 199
Political Science and Government : 154
Psychology : 144