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C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   S T U D E N T S
 
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA
STUDENT BODY
Coeducational Yes
All Undergraduates 9,309
   Women 5,001 (53.7%)
   Men 4,308 (46.3%)
Full-Time Undergraduates 9,309
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
10.6% Asian
3.9% Black/African-American
10.5% Hispanic/Latino
3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
67.3% White
4.4% Unknown
International Students 6.5% from 68 countries
Average Age  
All Graduate Students 4,542
UNDERGRADUATE RETENTION AND GRADUATION
First-Year Students Returning 95.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 88.9%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years 91.9%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years 92.0%
AFTER GRADUATION
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 69%
   Average Starting Salary $53,000 per year
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 19.1%
Disciplines Pursued Business 2%
Law 5%
Arts and Sciences 6%
Medicine 2%
Education 5%
Other 4%