Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences

Academic Honors

Summa cum laude is awarded to the top 4.5% of the graduating class, this year those with a grade point average of 3.891 and higher.

Magna cum laude is awarded to the next 9.5%, this year those with a grade point average of 3.781-3.890.

Cum laude is awarded to the next 15%, this year those with a grade point average of 3.639-3.780.


Congratulations,
Class of 2020! 

Dean Kalscheur, S.J. sends a video greeting to Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences graduates.

Liberal Arts Advantage

BC's approach to liberal arts education challenges students to think and learn across disciplines, prepares graduates for a range of rewarding careers, and helps them discern who they want to be—and why.

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Faculty Publications

The Core Curriculum

The centerpiece of Jesuit education has always been a common curriculum that emphasizes the rigorous study of the defining works of the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.

Morrissey College At a Glance