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Boston College

  • QS World University Rankings
    454
  • StatusPrivate
  • Research OutputHigh
  • Student/Faculty Ratio11
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students1,545
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,272

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Boston College was founded in 1863 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Today it is one of the nation's foremost universities, with an enrollment of nearly 14,700 undergraduate and graduate students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries. Each year the University confers more than 4,000 degrees in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research and have been honored by Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Education and the MacArthur Foundation. Boston College is ranked 31st among national universities by U.S. News & World Report. Boston College students have earned more than 200 prestigious academic scholarships over the past decade, including Rhodes Scholarships, Marshalls, Goldwaters and Fulbright grants. Each year, undergraduates devote some 550,000 hours to community service. Boston College’s educational mission is to prepare students for citizenship, service, and leadership in a global society. BC offers a vast array of study programs with an international focus both on the undergraduate and graduate level. In addition, an ever-increasing number of students also take advantage of opportunities to engage in service or internships, perform research, or work abroad.

About

Boston College was founded in 1863 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Today it is one of the nation's foremost universities, with an enrollment of nearly 14,700 undergraduate and graduate students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries. Each year the University confers more than 4,000 degrees in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research and have been honored by Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Education and the MacArthur Foundation. Boston College is ranked 31st among national universities by U.S. News & World Report. Boston College students have earned more than 200 prestigious academic scholarships over the past decade, including Rhodes Scholarships, Marshalls, Goldwaters and Fulbright grants. Each year, undergraduates devote some 550,000 hours to community service. Boston College’s educational mission is to prepare students for citizenship, service, and leadership in a global society. BC offers a vast array of study programs with an international focus both on the undergraduate and graduate level. In addition, an ever-increasing number of students also take advantage of opportunities to engage in service or internships, perform research, or work abroad.

University highlights

Boston College is one of the top Private universities in Newton, United States. It is ranked #454 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #329
  • 2013
    #=331
  • 2014
    #=341
  • 2015
    #282
  • 2016
    #=299
  • 2018
    #=339
  • 2019
    #=376
  • 2020
    #432
  • 2021
    #454

Ranking criteria

25.5
Overall
22.6
Academic Reputation
19.7
Employer Reputation
37
Faculty Student Ratio
24.1
Citations per Faculty
22.7
International Faculty Ratio
19.5
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
13,474

29%
71%

International students
1,545

52%
48%

Total faculty staff
1,272

79
1193

Total students
13,474

29%
71%

International students
1,545

52%
48%

Total faculty staff
1,272

1193
79

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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