Boston University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Private not-for-profit 

Admissions Office Phone

(617) 353-2000 

Admissions Office Address

One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 

Admissions Website

http://www.bu.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Required

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Required

Recommendation required

Required

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Required

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Do not know

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

193

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting

Acting

Acting
Directing and Theatrical Production
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Advertising

Advertising
Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

Architecture

City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning

Art

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Graphic Design
Painting
Sculpture

Audio Production

Radio and Television

Biochemistry

Biochemistry
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biology

Anatomy
Bioinformatics
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biotechnology
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
Conservation Biology
Environmental Biology
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Molecular Biology

Biomedical Engineering

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Business

Accounting
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Financial Planning and Services
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Insurance
International Marketing
Management Information Systems, General
Advertising

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other

Chemistry

Chemistry, General
Chemistry, Other

Clinical Psychology

Clinical Psychology

Communications

Health Communication
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering, General
Computer Software Engineering

Computer Networking

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Computer Science

Computer Science

Counseling

Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other
Genetic Counseling/Counselor
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
Counseling Psychology

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Crime Scene Investigation

Forensic Science and Technology

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Culinary

Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other

Design

Graphic Design

Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Education

Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Latin Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other

Educational Leadership

Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Technology

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Software Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
Engineering, General
Engineering, Other
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Systems Engineering

English

Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other

ESL

Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Film

Cinematography and Film/Video Production

Finance

Banking and Financial Support Services
Financial Planning and Services

Forensic Science

Forensic Science and Technology

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Health Science

Immunology
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
Neuroscience
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Pharmacology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Healthcare

Advanced General Dentistry
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
Dental Public Health and Education
Dentistry
Endodontics/Endodontology
Genetic Counseling/Counselor
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist
Maternal and Child Health
Medical Scientist
Medicine
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthodontics/Orthodontology
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
Periodontics/Periodontology
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Pre-Dentistry Studies
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor

Healthcare Administration

Health/Health Care Administration/Management

History

History, General

Hospitality

Hospitality Administration/Management, General

Human Resources

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Human Services

Social Work

Information Systems

Management Information Systems, General

Information Technology

Information Science/Studies

International Business

International Marketing

Journalism

Broadcast Journalism
Journalism
Journalism, Other

Language

Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Comparative Literature
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Italian Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Latin Language and Literature
Linguistics
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Forensic Science and Technology
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
Law
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
Tax Law/Taxation

Law Enforcement

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy

Marketing

International Marketing

Math

Mathematics and Statistics, Other
Mathematics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Music

Religious/Sacred Music
Conducting
Keyboard Instruments
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music Performance, General
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Nutrition

Nutrition Sciences

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy/Therapist

Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Personal Training

Athletic Training/Trainer

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy/Therapist

Physics

Biophysics
Astrophysics
Geophysics and Seismology
Physics, General

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology

Clinical Psychology
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General

Public Administration

Public Administration

Public Health

Environmental Health
Maternal and Child Health

Public Relations

Advertising
Health Communication
Public Relations/Image Management

Radiology Technician

Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

Risk Management

Actuarial Science
Insurance

Science

Anatomy
Biochemistry
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biophysics
Biostatistics
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
Conservation Biology
Environmental Biology
Epidemiology
Genetics, General
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Molecular Biology
Physiology, General
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Astronomy
Astrophysics
Chemistry, General
Chemistry, Other
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
Physics, General
Clinical Psychology
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General
Anthropology
Archeology
Geography
Social Sciences, General
Social Sciences, Other

Social Work

Social Work

Sociology

Sociology

Software Engineering

Computer Software Engineering

Special Education

Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
Special Education and Teaching, General

Speech Therapy

Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Sports Medicine

Athletic Training/Trainer

Teaching

Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Latin Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Technology

Biotechnology
Management Information Systems, General
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Information Science/Studies
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Software Engineering
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Graphic Design

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies
Bible/Biblical Studies
Theology/Theological Studies

Video Production

Cinematography and Film/Video Production

Visual Communications

Visual and Performing Arts, General

Writing

Creative Writing

X Ray Technician

Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer