Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA
4-year
Medium
Urban
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Nasir M.
5 days ago
Is this school religiously affiliated, and is there a requirement to take religious courses in order to graduate?
Ashlyn B.
15 days ago
Do freshmen have opportunities to study abroad?
Autumn S.
17 days ago
What kind of recreational activities does Boston College offer?
Heidi S.
19 days ago
What kind of academic support is available for students?
Adri P.
23 days ago
Where can I find more information about your school's housing options for first-year students?
Vladimir R.
1 month ago
Does your school have a Track and Field team and how does recruitment work?

Academic details

1320-1490
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
31-34
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (28% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

56% White
9% Hispanic
8% Asian
4% Black
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Executive Director90k
Software Engineer88k
Associate Attorney85k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)78k
Marketing Manager73k
Operations Manager67k
Social Worker49k
Based on 12,775 student responses
64.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
119.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
43%in High-Meaning careers
13%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$44,021
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,951
Average Pell Grant
$4,086
Average Federal Loans

$41,082
Average Institutional Grant
$3,950
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$57,910 / year
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