Why Choose Woods?

Why Woods?


We know you're busy, so we offer courses on campus and online, in the evening, and over the summer. Study full time or part time, on a schedule that works for your lifestyle.

Flexibility is our strength. Whether you are starting college while working or transferring from another institution, our faculty and staff work closely with you to ensure your Woods experience fulfills your academic, personal, and spiritual goals.

Industries change, and so do our programs. Our dedicated advisory boards—composed of Woods professors, faculty from other institutions, and local thought leaders—shape curricula in response to the latest in technology and developments around the world, ensuring our courses are always relevant.

We're ready when you are. Our rolling admissions process means you can start your BC journey any time of year.


When it comes to your education, don't settle for second-tier. Our programs are taught by industry-leading faculty and backed by Boston College’s 158-year tradition of excellence. 

Study at a world-class research institution. Woods undergraduates earn Boston College degrees, and each of our graduate programs stay on the forefront of industries through leading research. 

Learn from accomplished academics and practitioners. Our experienced faculty members stay on top of market trends and use that knowledge to inform the classroom and their advising. 

Connect with thousands of your biggest supporters. Our vast alumni network is made up of passionate and loyal professionals ready to help you find your next job. Our WCAS Alumni Council advances the role of Woods alumni as leaders and active participants in our community.


Our diverse community is home to students with a wide range of backgrounds and lived experiences. No matter how you got here, our caring faculty and staff are committed to helping you thrive.

We believe in high-quality education that's also accessible. We're committed to keeping our tuition affordable and to working with every student to secure financial aid, scholarships, grants, and more. 

Intellectual inquiry, character formation and service, reverence for all humans—these and other Jesuit, Catholic values lead us forward in everything we do, from advising to program development.

Become part of the Boston College community. Undergraduate students can take advantage of the full BC experience, including on-campus student organizations, athletics, dining, recreation facilities, and support services.

Sarah Harvey
As a commuter student, I really appreciate the small class sizes that allow for close connections with both my classmates and my professors.
Sarah Harvey '19, B.A. Student

It's your education, and your future. Learn more about the cutting-edge programs and dedicated faculty that make Woods unique.

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