Boston College of Arts and Sciences
Top 37%151 points
Top 37%
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Boston College of Arts and Sciences review: 53 facts and highlights

1. tuition fees per year

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
42400$
Fashion Institute of Technology: 4424$

2. Has university dormitories

The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.
Boston College of Arts and Sciences(Boston University)
97% have it

3. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
1824
Boston College of Fine Arts: 30000

4. enrolled international students

The percentage of international students among all students show if the university is attractive abroad and the level of diversity. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
19.5%
Carnegie College of Fine Arts: 35%

5. tuition fees per year for international students

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
42400$
Fashion Institute of Technology: 13274$

6. student unions

A students' union, student government, free student union, student senate, students' association, guild of students or government of student body is a student organization present in many colleges and universities and many high schools. In higher education, the students' union is often accorded its own building on the campus, dedicated to social, organisational activities, representation and academic support of the membership. Source: university's official website, 2018.
500(Boston University)
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 1100

7. academic staff

Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.
692
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 1364

8. dorm capacity

The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
11376(Boston University)
Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: 13815

9. Is a member of the Ivy League

The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2018.
Boston College of Arts and Sciences(Boston University)
38% have it

10. student to staff ratio

A measure of the average staffing level in the university. Shows how many students fall for one staff member. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
13:1(Boston University)
Yale School of Art: 0.87:1

11. undergraduate students

Undergraduate education is an education level taken in order to gain one's first tertiary degree. When you're studying at bigger university you have better possibilities of networking and usually an access to better resources. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
15803(Boston University)
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 18042

12. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
14175(Boston University)
Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: 4160

13. percentage of female students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
62%
Fashion Institute of Technology: 84%

14. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2018.
1873
Case College of Arts and Sciences: 1826

15. percentage of male students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
38%
Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: 56%

16. average admission SAT score

The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
1949
Boston College of Fine Arts: 2016

17. average SAT score in critical reading

The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
628
Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: 750

18. average SAT score in math

The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
673
MIT School of Architecture and Planning: 770

19. average SAT score in writing

The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
648
Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: 755

20. ARWU rank

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities, including the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index - Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2018.
75(Boston University)
Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: 1

21. highly cited researchers

The number of highly cited researchers in 21 subject categories. These individuals are the most cited within each category. Thomson Reuters, which did the data crunching for THE, combed through 6 million journal articles published over a five-year period, and then calculated how many times those articles were cited by other scholars. Source: Thomson Reuters, 2018.
14(Boston University)
Graduate School of Design: 83

22. position in QS ranking regarding academic reputation

The Academic Reputation Index is the centrepiece of the QS World University Rankings® carrying a weighting of 40%. The results are based on the responses to a survey distributed worldwide academics from a number of different sources. Source: Top Universities QS Ranking, 2018.
9
Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: 3

23. grants per year per student

The average amount of funding that is available for a student per academic year (grants, scholarships and/or financial aid given to eligible students). Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
24937$(Boston University)
Faculty of Arts and Sciences: 40000$

24. admission rate

An admission rate shows the percentage of applicants that was accepted by university. Low acceptance rate makes it difficult to get a place, but also can indicate the prestige and high education level. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
25%
Yale School of Art: 5.7%

25. U.S. News rank

The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2018.
64(Boston University)
MIT School of Architecture and Planning: 1

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