About Boston University
Boston University also known as BU, is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. It has more than 4,000 faculty members and over 31,000 students. Boston University is one of the largest private universities in the United States and one of Boston's largest employers. The university is nonsectarian.
BU is categorized as an RU/VH Research University which is a very high research activity, in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.In 2009–2010, BU had onversted $407.8 million on expenditures, or $553 million if the research led by the Medical School faculty at Boston Medical Center is included.BU is a member of the Boston Consortium for Higher Education.
The university offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees, and medical and dental degrees through 18 schools and colleges on two urban campuses.
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