Boston College

Boston College

Boston College, BC, is a private university located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. It is one of the oldest Jesuit, Catholic universities in the U.S. The campus is spread over 381 acres. Boston College is called 'The Heights' due to its lofty aspirations and elevated location on Chestnut Hill.

Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study. BC comprises nine schools and colleges:

  • The Boston College Law School
  • The Carroll School of Management
  • The College of Arts & Sciences
  • The Connell School of Nursing
  • The Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
  • The Graduate School of Social Work
  • The Law School
  • The Lynch School of Education
  • The Woods College of Advancing Studies

The mascot for all Boston College athletic teams is the Eagle and the BC's teams are generally known as The Eagles.

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Environmental Science
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Russian Studies
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Curriculum And Instruction
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Educational Administration And Supervision, Other
Educational Evaluation And Research
Special Education And Teaching, General
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
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Early Childhood Education And Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Physics Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Latin Teacher Education
Education, Other
Comparative Literature
Slavic Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Russian Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Italian Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Latin Language And Literature
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Mathematics, General
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Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
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Chemistry, General
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Psychology, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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