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The BAC has been providing an exceptional design education for more than 125 years.

Admissions & Financial Aid




Located in Boston's Back Bay, the BAC is an independent, professional college offering bachelor's and master's degrees, and courses and certificates in a variety of design-related fields.




Your next step is to apply for admission. The BAC operates on a rolling admissions basis. There is no deadline to apply although early application is encouraged.




Pursuing an education at the BAC can be an affordable experience. The Financial Aid staff is available to offer guidance and assistance to students and families in finding the best financial package available

Explore Our Programs

Explore the programs offered at the BAC and learn about our unique approach to design education in this year's view book.

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Transfer Students

Thinking of transferring to the BAC? The BAC welcomes transfer students into both the undergraduate and graduate programs. Learn how you can apply and transfer prior credit toward your degree...more

Financial Aid

Our mission is to assist students in finding the financial resources most appropriate to their circumstances to enable enrollment at the Boston Architectural College. Our experienced staff is available to offer guidance to students and families investigating the financial options available to them...more


Net Price Calculator

First time undergraduate students who plan to enroll full-time at the BAC can now calculate their estimated financial aid eligibility and total cost of attendance via the Net Price Calculator.

Experience the BAC

Boston Architectural College on-site in Boston and online is a dynamic institution on the leading edge of design education. Located in the heart of Boston's Back Bay, the college offers a one-of-a-kind learning experience...more