Boston University Online Programs

Boston University is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. BU offers the online degree programs for both undergraduate and graduate studies through Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate Certificate programs.

  • Tuition & fees: $59,816
  • Online Students: 2,849
  • Online Programs: 26

BU Online Programs Overview

Boston University (referred to as BU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. BU offers the online degree programs for both undergraduate and graduate studies through Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate Certificate programs.
The 2020 tuition & fees at Boston University is $59,816 when a student take courses regularly (18 to 21 credit hours per semester). The tuition per credit hour is $1,650 for all students. Total 2,849 students have enrolled in online degree programs exclusively out of total 32,718 students at Boston University.
BU 2020 Online Programs Key Facts
Tuition & FeesUndergraduate: $59,816
Graduate: $59,418
Costs per Credit$1,650 Undergraduate
$1,650 Graduate
Online Students2,849
Online Programs26 programs
Offered Online ProgramsCertificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate Certificate

Who Accredits Boston University

Boston University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1929 - Current).

Online Degree & Major Programs

Boston University offers 26 online major programs Next tables summarize the offered online major programs and its sub-programs at BU.
Online Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of Programs
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1
Total1
Online Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of Programs
Communication and Journalism [+] 1
Health Communication1
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 3
Information Science/Studies1
Computer Science1
Computer Software and Media Applications (other)1
Education [+] 3
Curriculum and Instruction1
Art Teacher Education1
Music Teacher Education1
Legal Studies [+] 2
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law1
Tax Law/Taxation1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 1
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies1
Human Services [+] 1
Social Work1
Business [+] 9
Business Administration and Management1
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)1
Finance1
Banking and Financial Support Services1
Business Statistics1
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)1
International Marketing1
Insurance1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)1
Total20
Online Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of Programs
Education [+] 1
Music Teacher Education1
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 1
Divinity/Ministry1
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2
Occupational Therapy/Therapist1
Physical Therapy/Therapist1
Total4
Online Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of Programs
Education [+] 1
Music Teacher Education1
Total1

2020 Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees of BU are $59,816 for undergraduate program. The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $59,418. The tuition per credit hour of BU is $1,650. The graduate tuition per credit hour is $1,650.
2019-2020 Online Degree Tuition at BU
UndergraduateGraduate
Tuition & Fees$59,816$59,418
Cost Per Credit$1,650$1,650

Distance Learning Student Population

At online degree programs at BU, 2,534 students (7.31% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 930 students (2.68% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the student population enrolled in online programs at BU.
Distance Learning Student Population at BU
TotalEnrolled ExclusivelyEnrolled Some CoursesNot In Online Courses
Total34,6572,53493031,193
Undergraduate18,5159515118,269
Graduate16,1422,43977912,924

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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020