About BC

Boston College (BC) — private non-profit college. It is located in United States. BC is an active member of 568 Group, International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU), Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU), Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Associa.

QS World University Rankings collects data on the best institutions in the world, according to which BC is on top-570. The university is highly rated by the independent university ranking THE. It is in the top-50. BC is one of the best universities in the United States.

At BC, you can get a bachelor, master and doctorate degree in different fields of study.

Location
United States
Establishment year
1863
Students
12,958
International students
1,471
Female students
54%
Acceptance rate
30%

Place in ratings

Rating QS
2023 
#567
Rating in the USA
2021 
#55
Rating THE
2022 
#54

BC tuition fees

As in many other universities in the country, the academic calendar at BC is divided into two semesters. But for convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. For local citizens, tuition fees at BC start from 19,995 USD. International students pay a minimum of 24,993 USD per year. Thanks to scholarships and financial aid, university students have the opportunity to fully or partially cover the cost of education. On the official website of the university, you will find all the relevant information about tuition fees and scholarships.

Accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses are all things to consider before applying to university.

Academic calendar
Semesters
Scholarships
Yes
Financial AidAllowances and other types of social assistance
Yes
Bachelor
Local
19,995 USD/year
Foreign
44,988 USD/year
Master
Local
19,995 USD/year
Foreign
24,993 USD/year

Bachelor degree in BC

Before applying to the university, you need to pass an exam for knowledge of the English language. The university accepts the results of IELTS.

BC campus

BC has an urban campus, which provides students with many options for study and recreation. The abundance of museums, theaters and cinemas creates opportunities for the cultural development of young people. In the city, there are also large companies that offer internships. The university students have access to the library. It is an integral part of learning. Students come here for educational literature or to do their homework. Not only locals study at BC, but also students from other countries. The variety of cultures represented broadens the horizons of students and fills student life with all sorts of activities, the purpose of which is cultural exchange.

Campus Type
Urban
Library
Yes

What to do after graduation

After graduation, students are allowed to stay in United States for a year. During this time, graduates can find a job and change their student visa to a work one. BC graduates find jobs quickly, partly because the university has a good reputation among employers according to the QS World University Rankings. Look for more immigration options in our article.

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Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleCountryCityBachelorMaster
11Harvard UniversityUSACambridge
from  7,918 USD
to  52,645 USD
from  7,748 USD
to  73,420 USD
22Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUSABoston
 
58,224 USD
 
58,224 USD
33Stanford UniversityUSAStanford
 
57,678 USD
from  56,472 USD
to  76,929 USD
54California Institute of TechnologyUSAPasadena
 
48,098 USD
 
48,098 USD
75Princeton UniversityUSAPrinceton
 
55,995 USD
 
53,876 USD