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Boston College Academics

Academic Statistics

Academics
A+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
93%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
95%
Part-Time Retention Rate
82%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$2,654
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
Data Not Available
100%
of students say they attend class.34 responses

About the Professors

Professors
A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Female Professors
41%
Male Professors
59%
Average Professor Salary
$170,532
Poll
44%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.34 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    2%
  • Asian American
    7%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    6%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    81%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
95%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.76 responses
Poll
83%
of students say professors care about their students' success.76 responses
Poll
91%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.76 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.76 responses
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