Tuition & Aid

We know that a Boston College education is a worthwhile, but significant investment. We know that applying for financial aid can be a confusing and lengthy process. We hope that the resources here will give you the tools and information necessary to help make a Boston College education possible. The financial aid staff is committed to working together with you as you navigate this process.

$5,000

Osher Scholarships Maximum Award

Scholarship money for returning adult B.A. students

$73,000

Approximate Total Cost of B.A.

Based on 2023–2024 tuition, including 108 credits over fall and spring and 12 credits in summer

<$42,000

Average Program Cost for a 30-credit M.S.

Tuition & Fees

Tuition rates for the next academic year are updated annually in spring.

 

B.A.

Costs for the 2023–2024 Academic Year

ExpenseCost
Tuition$602 per credit
Required Massachusetts medical insuranceAccording to credit
Registration feeSee Fees Page
Identification Card Initial FeeSee Fees Page
Books & supplies$400
For students wishing to "Audit" a Woods College undergraduate course (without receiving academic credit), the fee for Academic Year 2023-2024 is $1,204. The fee paid to audit a course is non-refundable.

M.H.A. Healthcare Administration

Costs for the 2023–2024 Academic Year

ExpenseCost
Tuition$1,390 per credit
Required Massachusetts medical insuranceAccording to credit
Registration feeSee Fees Page
Identification Card Initial FeeSee Fees Page

Financial aid and payment plans are available for students taking a minimum of 6 credits across a semester. A recommended first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please use Boston College’s FAFSA school code: 002128.

M.S. in Applied Analytics

Costs for the 2023–2024 Academic Year

ExpenseCost
Tuition$1,370 per credit
Required Massachusetts medical insuranceAccording to credit
Registration feeSee Fees Page
Identification Card Initial FeeSee Fees Page
Books & Supplies$400

Financial aid and payment plans are available for students taking a minimum of 6 credits across a semester. A recommended first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please use Boston College’s FAFSA school code: 002128.

M.S. in Applied Economics

Costs for the 2023–2024 Academic Year

ExpenseCost
Tuition$1,370 per credit
Required Massachusetts medical insuranceAccording to credit
Registration feeSee Fees Page
Identification Card Initial FeeSee Fees Page
Books & Supplies$400

Financial aid and payment plans are available for students taking a minimum of 6 credits across a semester. A recommended first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please use Boston College’s FAFSA school code: 002128.

M.S. in Cybersecurity Policy and Governance

Costs for the 2023–2024 Academic Year

ExpenseCost
Tuition$1,370 per credit
Required Massachusetts medical insuranceAccording to credit
Registration feeSee Fees Page
Identification Card Initial FeeSee Fees Page
Books & Supplies$400

Financial aid and payment plans are available for students taking a minimum of 6 credits across a semester. A recommended first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please use Boston College’s FAFSA school code: 002128.

M.S. in Leadership

Costs for the 2023–2024 Academic Year

ExpenseCost
Tuition$1,076 per credit
Books & supplies$400
Required Massachusetts medical insuranceAccording to credit
Registration feeSee Fees Page
Identification Card Initial FeeSee Fees Page

Financial aid and payment plans are available for students taking a minimum of 6 credits across a semester. A recommended first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please use Boston College’s FAFSA school code: 002128.

M.S. in Sports Administration

Costs for the 2023–2024 Academic Year

ExpenseCost
Tuition$1,370 per credit
Required Massachusetts medical insuranceAccording to credit
Registration feeSee Fees Page
Identification Card Initial FeeSee Fees Page
Books & Supplies$400

Financial aid and payment plans are available for students taking a minimum of 6 credits across a semester. A recommended first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please use Boston College’s FAFSA school code: 002128.

Nondegree Students

Our nondegree option allows students to earn academic credit without enrolling in a degree program. Fall and Spring tuition for the 2023–2024 Academic Year is $2,408 per course (4 credits).

For nondegree students who later enroll in a B.A. program, the credits earned as a nondegree student will be counted toward your B.A. degree. 

For information about specific course offerings, please view the University's Course Information and Schedule website.

Summer Nondegree Enrollment

Woods nondegree and Lifelong Learners, as well as day school students and non-BC students taking classes over the summer (visiting students) are all charged the current undergraduate day school summer rate of $1,018 per credit.  

BC Summer Session

Billing Information


The Office of Student Services sends all bills electronically to the student's Boston College e-mail address. No paper bills are mailed to the student's home address. Students will be notified at their Boston College e-mail address whenever an online bill is generated. Please visit the Billing page for detailed information including schedules and deadlines.

Billing page

Financial Aid

Boston College knows that applying for financial aid can be a confusing and lengthy process. We encourage you to utilize the resources provided on the Financial Aid Website to give you and your family the tools and information necessary to help make a Boston College education possible. The financial aid staff is committed to working with you as you navigate this process. 

Financial Aid Counselors are available to meet or speak with students throughout the process, and are divided by student last name. 

Please note: all students must apply annually if seeking aid. Prior year funding is not renewed.

Undergraduate Financial Aid

Graduate Financial Aid

FAQ

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