Fisher College Rankings

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In the World#8068 of 14178
In North America#1927 of 2629
In the United States#1837 of 2528
In Massachusetts#79 of 90
In Boston#21 of 25

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
69%
Avg. cost to attend
$23,981 /y
Aid receiving
94%
Undergraduates
1,551
Graduates
77
Male:Female Ratio
28:72
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
fisher.edu

Fisher College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%70%69%
Applicants2,0688371,231
Admissions1,433582851
Freshmen enrolled full time1748589

79 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

918 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Race or Ethnicity unknown672 (41%)
White415 (26%)
Hispanic170 (10%)
Black or African American164 (10%)
Nonresident Alien156 (10%)
Two or more races30 (2%)
Asian16 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,981/year
Average aid awarded
$22,404
Students receiving aid
94%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$19,443
$30-48K$20,237
$48-75K$23,919
$75-110K$26,617
$110K+$31,036

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$30,997$25,872
Tuition in-state$30,997$25,872
Tuition out-of-state$30,997$25,872
Fee in-district$995$100
Fee in-state$995$100
Fee out-of-state$995$100

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity344
Combined charge for room and board$16,244

Fisher College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General93536
Human Services, General42
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other31
General Studies29
Psychology, General419
Health Information & Medical Records Technology & Technician21
Mass Communication & Media Studies20
Early Childhood Education and Teaching12
Health & Health Care Administration & Management12
Fashion Merchandising29
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management11
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General10
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse9
Accounting8
Computer and Information Sciences, General8
Biology & Biological Sciences, General7
Tourism and Travel Services Management6
Finance, General6
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General4
Medical & Clinical Assistant4
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator4
Marketing & Marketing Management, General4
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies2
Organizational Leadership2
Grand Total8524536
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate33%29%36%
  • Full-time retention rate - 62%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
15
Citations
70

Publication count by topic

Economics
4
Medicine
4
Psychology
2
Geography
1
Sociology
1
Biology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics437914
Sociology52932
Geography56361
Biology577920
Medicine585716
Psychology64152

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200701
200820
200901
201010
201104
201203
201311
201411
201512
201612
201702
201808
2019411
2020219

General info

Alternative namesFC
Founded1903
WikipediaFisher College
MottoObique Fidelis
Everywhere Faithful
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff174
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Address118 Beacon Street
Boston, Massachusetts, 02116
United States
City population618,000
Phone6172368800
Fax+1 (617) 236 8858

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