Fisher College

country rank  1488
world rank  5403

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University Overview

Established in 1903, Fisher College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Boston (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Massachusetts. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Brockton, New Bedford, North Attleboro. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Fisher College (FC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Fisher College (FC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 116 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym FC
Founded 1903
Motto Obique Fidelis
Everywhere Faithful
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 118 Beacon Street
Boston (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
02116 Massachusetts
United States
T +1 (617) 236 8800
F +1 (617) 236 8858
Other locations Brockton, New Bedford, North Attleboro

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 118 Beacon Street
Boston 02116
+1 (617) 236 8818

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Fisher College's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation

1970


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • International Accredidation Counsel for Business Education (IACBE)
  • New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019