Boston College Comparison

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Location Chestnut Hill, MA
Setting Small City
Students 14,720
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $54,600
Tuition (Out of State) $54,600
Room & Board $14,478
Avg Net Price $27,299
Avg Grant Aid $40,716
% Receiving Grant Aid 43%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 27.9%
Avg High School GPA 3.86
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition High
ACT Range 31/34
SAT Range 1320/1490
Application Deadline Jan 1, 2020


Graduation Rate 91%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $90,900
Making Student Loan Payments 90%
Median Student Loan Debt $19,000
Median Loan Payment $196
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard