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Boston College

Chestnut Hill, United States

Boston College (BC) is a private, Jesuit research university in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Founded in 1863, the university has more than 9,300 full-time undergraduates and nearly 5,000 graduate students. Although Boston College is classified as an R1 research university, it still uses the word "college" in its name to reflect its historical position as a small liberal arts college. Its main campus is a historic district and features some of the earliest examples of collegiate gothic architecture in North America.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
45,302
Prior Five Years
10,698
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,009,566
Prior Five Years
75,687
Total Scholars
Lifetime
6,912
Prior Five Years
2,283

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
350
Prior Five Years
510
National Overall (All Fields)

United States

Lifetime
125
Prior Five Years
119
Institutional Rankings

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Highly Ranked Scholars™

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