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BC Comparisons

Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

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Compare with Massachusetts Public Colleges

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University of Massachusetts Amherst

$40,989 lower in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


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University of Massachusetts Lowell

$41,702 lower in-state tuition
46% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Massachusetts Private Colleges

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Harvard University

$9,050 lower in-state tuition
22% lower acceptance rate


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Boston University

$2,060 lower in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

$3,330 lower in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


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Northeastern University

$4,360 lower in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


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Tufts University

$544 higher in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


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Emerson College

$8,220 lower in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


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Babson College

$4,172 lower in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


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Amherst College

$860 higher in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


B
Bentley University

$6,720 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


B
Brandeis University

$1,440 lower in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Williams College

$190 higher in-state tuition
14% lower acceptance rate


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Wellesley College

$1,052 lower in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


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Olin College of Engineering

$4,616 lower in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


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College of the Holy Cross

$2,730 lower in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


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Gordon College

$19,780 lower in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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University of Delaware

$44,050 lower in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


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Stony Brook University

$49,710 lower in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY at Binghamton

$49,710 lower in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


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Rutgers University New Brunswick

$44,550 lower in-state tuition
34% higher acceptance rate


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Rutgers University New Brunswick

$44,550 lower in-state tuition
34% higher acceptance rate


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CUNY Hunter College

$49,850 lower in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


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University of Connecticut

$42,982 lower in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


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University of Vermont

$40,388 lower in-state tuition
40% higher acceptance rate


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The College of New Jersey

$43,541 lower in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


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New Jersey Institute of Technology

$42,332 lower in-state tuition
46% higher acceptance rate


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CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

$49,850 lower in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


A
United States Military Academy

$56,780 lower in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


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SUNY at Geneseo

$49,710 lower in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


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United States Coast Guard Academy

$56,780 lower in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


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SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

$49,710 lower in-state tuition
43% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica Rome

$49,710 lower in-state tuition
42% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

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New York University

$6,096 lower in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


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Princeton University

$4,910 lower in-state tuition
21% lower acceptance rate


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University of Pennsylvania

$5,624 lower in-state tuition
19% lower acceptance rate


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Yale University

$1,280 lower in-state tuition
21% lower acceptance rate


V
Villanova University

$2,230 lower in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


C
Cornell University

$230 lower in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


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Syracuse University

$4,570 lower in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


B
Brown University

$332 higher in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


C
Columbia University in the City of New York

$2,140 higher in-state tuition
22% lower acceptance rate


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Fordham University

$3,800 lower in-state tuition
19% higher acceptance rate


D
Drexel University

$4,634 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


D
Dartmouth College

$1,175 lower in-state tuition
19% lower acceptance rate


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Bucknell University

$1,102 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


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Rhode Island School of Design

$4,980 lower in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


C
Colgate University

$915 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


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Lehigh University

$1,990 lower in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


R
University of Rochester

$1,740 lower in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Barnard College

$999 lower in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


V
Vassar College

$1,130 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


S
St John's University New York

$14,880 lower in-state tuition
45% higher acceptance rate


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Lafayette College

$2,268 lower in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


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Swarthmore College

$2,524 lower in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

$2,780 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


H
Hofstra University

$10,330 lower in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


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Seton Hall University

$15,320 lower in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


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Providence College

$5,290 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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University of Scranton

$11,390 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


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Rochester Institute of Technology

$11,536 lower in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


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Skidmore College

$1,644 lower in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Haverford College

$580 lower in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


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Fairfield University

$7,700 lower in-state tuition
30% higher acceptance rate


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Muhlenberg College

$2,915 lower in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


C
Colby College

$1,910 lower in-state tuition
17% lower acceptance rate


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Pratt Institute Main

$5,026 lower in-state tuition
29% higher acceptance rate


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The New School

$7,002 lower in-state tuition
30% higher acceptance rate


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Middlebury College

$990 lower in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


H
Hamilton College

$810 lower in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


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Stevens Institute of Technology

$4,646 lower in-state tuition
13% higher acceptance rate


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Saint Joseph's University

$10,430 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


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Clarkson University

$6,922 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


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Trinity College

$400 lower in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


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University of the Sciences

$33,480 lower in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


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Sarah Lawrence College

$760 lower in-state tuition
26% higher acceptance rate


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Union College

$73 higher in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


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St Lawrence University

$420 lower in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


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Ursinus College

$3,170 lower in-state tuition
52% higher acceptance rate


C
Champlain College

$15,052 lower in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


S
Saint Anselm College

$16,280 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


H
Hobart William Smith Colleges

$945 lower in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

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Vanderbilt University

$5,980 lower in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


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Pepperdine University

$1,140 lower in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


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University of Notre Dame

$1,734 lower in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


E
Emory University

$3,710 lower in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


C
Carnegie Mellon University

$964 lower in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


R
Rice University

$8,450 lower in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


S
Santa Clara University

$3,782 lower in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


S
Southern Methodist University

$6,580 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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Tulane University

$4,020 lower in-state tuition
14% lower acceptance rate


C
California Institute of Technology

$4,274 lower in-state tuition
21% lower acceptance rate


R
University of Richmond

$2,090 lower in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


W
Wheaton College

$19,080 lower in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


T
Trinity University

$12,716 lower in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


C
Case Western Reserve University

$6,330 lower in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


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Oberlin College

$804 lower in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


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Washington and Lee University

$3,050 lower in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


C
Carleton College

$2 lower in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


R
Rhodes College

$7,892 lower in-state tuition
18% higher acceptance rate


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St Olaf College

$7,070 lower in-state tuition
21% higher acceptance rate


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Macalester College

$718 lower in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


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Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

$8,273 lower in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate