Fisher College: Ranking & Review

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Fisher College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate66%66%66%
Applicants2,7921,0991,693
Admissions1,8387251,113
Enrolled undergraduates228108120
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,9235241,399

845 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

624 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRecommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Fisher College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$51,467$51,467
Off-campus$45,699$45,699
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $15,768 and other expenses per full academic year.

Fisher College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 344 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$29,504$29,504
Fees for full-time undergraduates$995$995
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$369$369
Tuition for Full-time graduates$33,212$33,212
Fees for full-time graduates$100$100
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$594$594

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21788107
Health Professions and Related Programs481866
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4343
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service102636
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities34135
Education2323
Psychology71421
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1616
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services167
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies77
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Legal Professions and Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Grand Total1442098361

A total of 353 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Fisher College.

At the master's level 8 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate32%31%32%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesFC
Founded1903
MottoObique Fidelis
Everywhere Faithful
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff182
Instructional FTE82
Research FTE2
Public Service FTE8
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.fisher.edu
Address118 Beacon Street
Boston, Massachusetts, 02116
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population618,000
Phone6172368800
Fax+1 (617) 236 8858

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