Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA
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Boston College Reviews

Based on 16 Reviews
140 Commonwealth Avenue Chestnut Hill, MA
College Review
Career PreparationB+
Students and CultureA
FacilitiesA
Activities and GroupsA
A-
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Boston College

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
110
111
Accounting and Related Services, Other
12
Business Administration and Management, General
3
226
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
70
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other
34
Economics, General
350
15
14
Finance, General
268
83
4
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
0
Marketing/marketing Management, General
139
Operations Management and Supervision
29
Organizational Behavior Studies
3
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American/united States Studies/civilization
0
Applied Psychology
118
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
3
0
Comparative Literature
0
Counseling Psychology
8
Developmental and Child Psychology
7
6
Divinity/ministry
32
History, General
94
11
2
International/global Studies
63
Islamic Studies
10
Linguistics
5
1
Mental Health Counseling/counselor
33
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
0
0
Pastoral Studies/counseling
9
Philosophy
78
17
6
Political Science and Government, General
147
9
3
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
11
Psychology, General
179
0
0
Religious Education
3
Russian Studies
0
Social Psychology
1
Social Sciences, Other
10
Social Work
252
5
Sociology
84
7
5
Theology/theological Studies
26
107
17
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
12
Biology Teacher Education
2
Chemistry Teacher Education
1
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
13
Curriculum and Instruction
56
2
12
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
1
Education, Other
0
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
4
1
0
Educational Evaluation and Research
10
0
3
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
19
0
1
Elementary Education and Teaching
48
11
English Language and Literature, General
165
23
4
English/language Arts Teacher Education
11
French Language and Literature
13
4
1
French Language Teacher Education
1
German Language and Literature
4
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
37
0
10
History Teacher Education
11
Italian Language and Literature
2
5
Latin Language and Literature
1
Latin Teacher Education
0
Mathematics Teacher Education
6
4
Physics Teacher Education
1
Reading Teacher Education
0
1
Russian Language and Literature
1
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
1
0
Secondary Education and Teaching
28
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
0
Spanish Language and Literature
23
1
1
Spanish Language Teacher Education
3
1
Special Education and Teaching, General
32
1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
242
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
58
Biology/biological Sciences, General
164
1
11
Chemistry, General
32
2
11
Geology/earth Science, General
3
4
Geophysics and Seismology
0
1
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
0
Mathematics, General
76
2
3
Neuroscience
3
Physics, General
16
9
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Law
247
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
17
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
0
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
25
Geriatric Nurse/nursing
18
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
1
Nurse Anesthetist
14
Nursing Science
5
Palliative Care Nursing
0
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
15
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
11
Public Health/community Nurse/nursing
0
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
102
Women's Health Nurse/nursing
16
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
46
Information Science/studies
72
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
9
Film/cinema/video Studies
9
Fine/studio Arts, General
10
Music, General
5
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Science
21
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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School Accreditation Information
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B. S. Marketing, Class of 1985
I have no idea
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1979
None back then dark agrs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing , Class of 1981
DIRECT training for a profession, career counseling
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting , Class of 1979
Active and loyal alumni
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B. S. Marketing, Class of 1985
At the time there was some diversity. A mix of wealthy and working class families; different ethnicities - but they were a minority.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1979
Smart fun driven
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing , Class of 1981
Competitive, friendly, homogeneous
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting , Class of 1979
Hard working fun
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B. S. Marketing, Class of 1985
Excellent.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1979
It was so long ago. Nice enough
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing , Class of 1981
Excellent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting , Class of 1979
Very good
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
B. S. Marketing, Class of 1985
athletics, theater, clubs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1979
Football games
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing , Class of 1981
Social Club, Parties in the dorm
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting , Class of 1979
Sporting events
Rated January 2016