Boston College was established in 1863 and is a private Non Profit Research Coeducational Institution. The college is situated in the town of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States, 6 miles west of downtown Boston.
Boston College comprises of various schools and colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, Boston College Law School, College of Advancing Studies, School of Social Work, School of Management, School of Nursing, School of Education and School of Theology and Ministry. The most popular majors at Boston College include: Economics, Finance, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Biology/Biological Sciences and Psychology. It is one of the most expensive institutions of higher education in USA.
Most popular undergraduate majors are Economics, Science, Biology, Political Science, Communication, Psychology, Nursing, English, Applied Psychology, Human Development and Marketing.
The college has the student population of more than 14,000 of which more than 9,700 are enrolled in under graduate programs. The college has a student to faculty ratio of 14:1 and the acceptance rate of 29%.
Notable Alumni: Amy Poehler (American Actress), Kevin Allocca (Head of YouTube Culture and Trends, Google)
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