Fisher College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 236-8818
(866) 266-6007
Fax: (617) 236-5473

Contact: Robert Melaragni
Dean of Admissions
Main Address

118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
(866) 266-8800
www.fisher.edu

www.website.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,230

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 333

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,230

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: Free
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Considered if Submitted: SAT Reasoning Test
Considered if Submitted: SAT Subject Tests

Very important admission factors:

Interview
Rigor of secondary school record

Important admission factors:

Application Essay

Considered:

Character/Personal Qualities
Extracurricular Activities
Recommendations
Standardized Test Scores
Talent/Ability
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

High school GPA, test scores, personal essays and recommendation letters reviewed.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management A,B,C
Fashion Merchandising A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Human Resources Management B
Travel/Tourism Management A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Fisher College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(617) 236-8800
Website:www.fisher.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:myfisher.fisher.edu/cafeweb/tapestry?service&page=ApplicationBostonDay
Address:118 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02116
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,030
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):40%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,274 (63% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$29,640
Out-of-state Tuition:$29,640
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,281

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Fisher College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Fisher College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services47
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Health Professions and Related Programs233
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities31
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total21718

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Fisher College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services15
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs112
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2
Grand total1613

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Fisher College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$29,640
Out-of-state$29,640
Books and supplies$2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$29,840
Out-of-state$29,840

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid27198%
Grant or scholarship aid27198%$17,281
Student loan aid23685%$6,893

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,13158%$12,087
Federal student loans1,05154%$6,243

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Fisher College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Fisher College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,9071,0321,875
Percent admitted100%68%69%
Percent admitted who enrolled9%11%8%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Fisher College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,030
Undergraduate enrollment1,996
Graduate enrollment34

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Fisher College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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