As a Jesuit University Boston College has as its heritage a 400-year tradition of concern for the integration of the intellectual, moral, and religious development of its students. The centerpiece of Jesuit education has always been a common curriculum that emphasizes the study of the defining works of the humanities, natural sciences, and social science.

University Core Curriculum 

Please visit the Core Curriculum website for detailed information regarding core requirements.

BC Language Requirement

All students in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences must demonstrate proficiency in a modern foreign language or in a classical language at the intermediate level.

Please visit the University Catalog for detailed information regarding the language proficiency requirement.