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Boston College

Chesnut Hill, MA

Boston College says, 'Through the Boston College Core Curriculum, undergraduates acquire a common intellectual foundation. They experience an intensive grounding in the works of the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences, introducing them to the forces that have shaped world history and culture.' [Source]

Website: http://www.bc.edu/

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9,901
Undergraduate
Enrollment
90%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$57,910
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

13:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
1.5%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

YES

Foreign Language

YES

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

NO

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 6/10/2019

2018-19 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.