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Boston University
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  • 4 Year
  • BOSTON, MA

Boston University Academics

Boston University Academic Statistics

Academics
grade A+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
89%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
92%
Part-Time Retention Rate
0%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$9,396
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    61%
  • 20-39
    20%
  • 40-99
    16%
  • 100+
    4%
97%
of students say they attend class. 118 responses

Boston University Professors

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
5:1
Female Professors
50%
Male Professors
50%
Average Professor Salary
$157,560
Poll
40%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 118 responses
Full-Time Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    5%
  • Asian American
    12%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    5%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    72%

Get Recruited

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
89%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 215 responses
Poll
76%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 216 responses
Poll
74%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 215 responses
Poll
80%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 214 responses

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