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Boston College Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Chestnut Hill, MA

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
9,370
Women
4,993 (53.3%)
Men
4,377 (46.7%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
9,370
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
11.6% Asian
4.3% Black/African-American
12.5% Hispanic/Latino
4.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
62.9% White
4.5% Unknown
International Students.
7.7% from 66 countries
Average Age
All Graduate Students
4,801

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
95.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
88.3%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
90.8%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
91.9%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
73%
Average Starting Salary
73%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
19.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Business 2%
Law 5%
Arts and Sciences 6%
Medicine 2%
Education 5%
Other 4%

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