The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Boston College is a private (not-for-profit) and Clemson University is a public school and both are four-years schools.
  • Boston College has more expensive tuition & fees ($61,706) than Clemson University ($38,550).
  • It is harder to admit to Boston College than Clemson University.
  • Boston College has a higher submitted SAT score (1,475) than Clemson University (1,320).
  • Boston College has higher submitted ACT score (34) than Clemson University (30).
  • Clemson University has more students with 26,406 students while Boston College has 14,934 students.
  • Clemson University has more full-time faculties with 1,360 faculties while Boston College has 882 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Boston College and Clemson University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Boston CollegeClemson University
Boston Collegevs.Clemson University
Chestnut Hill, MassachusettsLocationClemson, South Carolina
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$61,706Tuition & Fees
In-State$15,558
Out-Of-State$38,550
48% ($43,028)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)82% ($9,287)
$43,028Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,287
32.41 %Acceptance Rates47.18 %
26.15 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)29.48 %
1,475SAT Score1,320
34ACT Score30
92 %Graduation Rate85 %
6 %Transfer-out Rate12 %
93 %Retention Rate94 %
14,934Student Population26,406
882Number of Faculties1,360
14 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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