Facts and Figures
school of theology and ministry
98% of the 2016 graduating class was employed within six months of graduation.
(100% employment rate of those students who participated in career placement workshops)
90% of lay students receive financial aid.
The rate per credit for the 2017-2018 academic year is $1,064.
Boston College has the largest theology faculty in North America.
(Combining the faculties of the STM and the BC Theology Department)
Ranked #5 in the world among schools of theology, divinity, and religious studies
2017 QS World Rankings
Master's student enrollment
(M.Div., M.T.S., and M.A. theology and ministry)
Students of color
Applications for Fall 2017
Students who completed a post-graduate service program
or who enrolled from full-time employment or ministry
Age range of incoming students
(examples include biology, business, English, French, history,
linguistics, philosophy, political sciences, and theology)
STM full-time faculty members
BC Theology Department full-time faculty members
Student to faculty advisor ratio
4,086 throughout the world
The Boston College School of Theology and Ministry is accredited by
the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools.