Boston University

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting
City
Student Teacher Ratio
13:1
Student Population
31,960
Campus Size
Very Large

Degrees Issued

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Contact Info

One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
(617) 353-2000

  • Massachusetts Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average Boston University Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$49,481
Lecturers
$51,669
Assistant Professors
$82,090
Associate Professors
$95,533
Professors
$140,555

Boston University Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
3,147
Executive & Administrative
1,066
Other Professional
2,197
Non Professional
1,946
Total8,356

Percent Teachers At Boston University

Teachers 37.66%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the Boston University

Tenured
656
On Tenured Track
206
Not On Tenured Track
684

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the Boston University by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 76%
Women 24%
Men 55%
Women 45%
Men 55%
Women 45%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Boston University

Native American
15
Asian
550
African American
442
Hispanic
244
Total1,251

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Boston University

Native American
9
Asian
224
African American
116
Hispanic
93
Total442

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Boston University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 67%
W 33%
M 44%
W 56%
M 44%
W 56%
M 47%
W 53%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Boston University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 33%
W 67%
M 52%
W 48%
M 36%
W 64%
M 43%
W 57%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Boston University New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 44%
W 56%
Total284
M 9%
W 91%
Total45
M 33%
W 67%
Total123
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 67%
W 33%
Total3
M 42%
W 58%
Total19

School Overview

U.S. News Boston University School Ranking

#53

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 20%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

Boston University Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 90%
Returning Students %
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

Boston University Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 74%
Graduated Students 80%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

Boston University Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 80%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

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