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BU Comparisons

Boston, Massachusetts
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Curious how Boston University stacks up against other colleges? Compare BU to any three other US colleges using the College Simply compare tool, or compare with some of the pre-selected schools below.

Compare with Massachusetts Public Colleges

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University of Massachusetts Amherst

$37,410 lower in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


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University of Massachusetts Lowell

$38,106 lower in-state tuition
50% higher acceptance rate


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University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

$39,320 lower in-state tuition
56% higher acceptance rate


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Massachusetts Maritime Academy

$51,034 lower in-state tuition
67% higher acceptance rate


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Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

$51,786 lower in-state tuition
52% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Massachusetts Private Colleges

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Harvard University

$6,476 lower in-state tuition
17% lower acceptance rate


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Boston College

$1,784 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

$1,296 lower in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


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Northeastern University

$2,366 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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Tufts University

$2,356 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


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Emerson College

$6,800 lower in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


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Babson College

$1,712 lower in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


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Amherst College

$2,704 higher in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


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Bentley University

$4,636 lower in-state tuition
21% higher acceptance rate


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Brandeis University

$444 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


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Williams College

$2,324 higher in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


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Wellesley College

$592 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


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Simmons University

$13,156 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


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Olin College of Engineering

$2,416 lower in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


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Mount Holyoke College

$3,036 lower in-state tuition
29% higher acceptance rate


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Wheaton College

$528 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


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Lesley University

$25,216 lower in-state tuition
54% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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University of Delaware

$40,566 lower in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


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Stony Brook University

$45,946 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY at Binghamton

$45,946 lower in-state tuition
18% higher acceptance rate


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Rutgers University New Brunswick

$40,930 lower in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


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Rutgers University New Brunswick

$40,930 lower in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


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CUNY Hunter College

$46,086 lower in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


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University of Connecticut

$39,968 lower in-state tuition
27% higher acceptance rate


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University of Vermont

$36,880 lower in-state tuition
46% higher acceptance rate


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The College of New Jersey

$39,869 lower in-state tuition
28% higher acceptance rate


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New Jersey Institute of Technology

$38,642 lower in-state tuition
42% higher acceptance rate


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CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

$46,086 lower in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


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United States Military Academy

$52,816 lower in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


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SUNY at Geneseo

$45,946 lower in-state tuition
43% higher acceptance rate


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Penn State Harrisburg

$38,602 lower in-state tuition
66% higher acceptance rate


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United States Coast Guard Academy

$52,816 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

$45,946 lower in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica Rome

$45,946 lower in-state tuition
43% higher acceptance rate


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Penn State York

$39,332 lower in-state tuition
63% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

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New York University

$3,560 lower in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


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Princeton University

$3,366 lower in-state tuition
17% lower acceptance rate


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University of Pennsylvania

$3,596 lower in-state tuition
14% lower acceptance rate


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Yale University

$614 higher in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


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Villanova University

$238 lower in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


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Cornell University

$1,768 higher in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


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Syracuse University

$2,586 lower in-state tuition
28% higher acceptance rate


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Brown University

$1,414 higher in-state tuition
14% lower acceptance rate


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Columbia University in the City of New York

$3,792 higher in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


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Fordham University

$1,531 lower in-state tuition
24% higher acceptance rate


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Drexel University

$1,942 lower in-state tuition
55% higher acceptance rate


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Dartmouth College

$680 higher in-state tuition
13% lower acceptance rate


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Bucknell University

$2,972 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


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Rhode Island School of Design

$2,916 lower in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


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Colgate University

$2,714 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Lehigh University

$336 lower in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


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University of Rochester

$158 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


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Barnard College

$436 higher in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


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Vassar College

$3,314 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Lafayette College

$401 lower in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


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Swarthmore College

$626 lower in-state tuition
13% lower acceptance rate


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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

$266 lower in-state tuition
21% higher acceptance rate


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Hofstra University

$8,176 lower in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


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Seton Hall University

$12,916 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


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Providence College

$3,216 lower in-state tuition
27% higher acceptance rate


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Rochester Institute of Technology

$11,055 lower in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


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Skidmore College

$442 higher in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


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Haverford College

$1,284 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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Muhlenberg College

$956 lower in-state tuition
40% higher acceptance rate


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Colby College

$74 higher in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


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Pratt Institute Main

$3,006 lower in-state tuition
29% higher acceptance rate


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The New School

$4,888 lower in-state tuition
35% higher acceptance rate


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Middlebury College

$1,216 higher in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


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Hamilton College

$1,264 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


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New York School of Interior Design

$28,816 lower in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


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Stevens Institute of Technology

$2,446 lower in-state tuition
19% higher acceptance rate


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Saint Joseph's University

$8,022 lower in-state tuition
54% higher acceptance rate


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Clarkson University

$4,622 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


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Trinity College

$1,524 higher in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


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University of the Sciences

$29,516 lower in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


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Sarah Lawrence College

$1,624 higher in-state tuition
34% higher acceptance rate


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St Lawrence University

$1,638 higher in-state tuition
24% higher acceptance rate


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Ursinus College

$766 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


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Saint Anselm College

$12,916 lower in-state tuition
55% higher acceptance rate


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Hobart William Smith Colleges

$1,244 higher in-state tuition
35% higher acceptance rate


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Polytechnic Institute of New York University

$12,756 lower in-state tuition
45% higher acceptance rate


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Messiah College

$18,496 lower in-state tuition
57% higher acceptance rate


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Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

$18,336 lower in-state tuition
50% higher acceptance rate


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Yeshiva University

$11,816 lower in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

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Stanford University

$2,113 lower in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


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University of Southern California

$2,504 higher in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


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University of Miami

$4,096 lower in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


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Duke University

$944 higher in-state tuition
13% lower acceptance rate


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Johns Hopkins University

$924 higher in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


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University of Chicago

$2,609 higher in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


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Georgetown University

$704 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


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Northwestern University

$1,304 higher in-state tuition
14% lower acceptance rate


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George Washington University

$2,324 higher in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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Brigham Young University Provo

$47,196 lower in-state tuition
42% higher acceptance rate


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Washington University in St Louis

$416 lower in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate