Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Bryan S.
4 days ago
Is Boston College need-blind or is ability to pay tuition considered for admission?
Breana P.
6 days ago
Does Boston College have a public chart of credits that transfer from IB, CLEP, or AP courses?
Madisyn R.
8 days ago
Do many students attend Boston College's sporting events?
chloe f.
20 days ago
Are their clubs or organizations for student athletes such as student athlete leadership clubs to submit their thoughts and concerns over the athletics at Boston College?
Megan S.
1 month ago
How important is ACT compared to GPA, extracurriculars, and essays for Boston College admissions officers?
Katie R.
1 month ago
What's the difference between Boston College early and regular decision application?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Selective (28% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 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 Aid

Grants per year
Loans per year
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