Living in Boston

A center of American history and a leader in innovation, Boston is an ideal city in which to pursue personal and professional fulfillment. It’s an internationally renowned hub for higher education, health care, and technology—and home to some of the nation’s top school systems.

You'll have access to placements in a range of educational settings—including public, private, charter, and Catholic schools and universities—in addition to world-class hospitals.

Boston by the numbers


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most walkable city in the U.S.

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The Culture of Boston

Vibrant art, music, and sports scenes complement your career opportunities, making Boston a dynamic backdrop for learning, living, and growing as a professional.

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Student Teaching

Under expert supervision, you'll teach across various settings—gaining experience in urban and suburban public, private, parochial, and charter schools.

Clinical Sites

Through placements in community health centers, schools, hospitals, and other settings, you'll sharpen your counseling skills and gain invaluable experience.

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