Second Bachelor’s Degrees

If you’ve already earned a bachelor’s degree, you can apply to BU as a freshman to pursue a second one. The deadline for September admission is January 1. The deadline for January admission is November 1. Please use the Common Application to apply.

To be admitted, you must meet all the degree and residency requirements of your chosen program. Credits earned toward your first bachelor’s degree cannot be considered for credit. You may be eligible for some types of loan funding but not for institutional financial aid or federal or state grants.