St. Francis Xavier University Rankings

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In the World#1517 of 14178
In North America#474 of 2629
In Canada#45 of 101
In Nova Scotia#3 of 9
In Antigonish#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
stfx.ca
Languages
English;French;Scottish Gaelic

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,944
Citations
109,888

St. Francis Xavier University majors

by publication count

Computer science
836
Chemistry
467
Psychology
461
Sociology
382
Biology
371
Geology
320
Medicine
266
Political science
248
Physics
244
Mathematics
204
Environmental science
164
Materials science
130
History
113
Economics
113
Philosophy
89
Business
88
Art
85
Geography
79
Engineering
72

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology45912,816
Sociology6415,299
Psychology83218,726
History908152
Environmental science9684,598
Philosophy979120
Economics10163,464
Art101884
Computer science102811,758
Political science1081831
Business10892,943
Physics12045,226
Geography13131,119
Chemistry136615,786
Biology161510,425
Medicine16676,168
Mathematics19151,943
Engineering20121,113
Materials science22262,321

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199049469
199151447
199256404
199354488
199452462
199555514
199651581
199755509
199870614
199966667
200084932
200187987
2002781232
2003861346
2004981552
20051482008
20061812573
20071543070
20082173672
20092194086
20101894634
20112135528
20122336144
20132166717
20142387018
20152177214
20162157323
20172136976
20182457043
20192668211
20202199155

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Enrollment4,500
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio18:1

Tuition

International studetns6,985 per annum (CAD)

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
Maîtrise/Master's DegreeAdult Education, Biology, Celtic Languages and Studies, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Education

General info

Alternative namesStFX
Founded1853
WikipediaSt. Francis Xavier University
AccreditationDepartment of Labour and Advanced Education of Nova Scotia
MottoQuaecumque Sunt Vera (Philippians 4:4-9)
Whatsoever things are true
Colorsblue, white
Academic structureFaculty of Arts
the Faculty of Science
Gerald Schwartz School of Business and Information Systems
School of Education
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Canada (UC)
Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
Canadian University Press (CUP)
Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 5000
Antigonish, Nova Scotia, B2G 1C0
Canada
City population4,000
Phone+1 (902) 863 3300
Fax+1 (902) 867 5153

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