Fisher College

Boston, MA 02116

Fisher College is a private, not for profit institution, located in Boston, Massachusetts. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 2,907 and 1,991 students were accepted.

Fisher College's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $28,645 and fees $995. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $28,645 and $995 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate62%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 6

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Fisher College

Emerson College
0.01 miles away
Northeastern University
1.29 miles away
Boston University
1.37 miles away
MGH Institute of Health Professions
1.55 miles away
Simmons College
1.72 miles away
Emmanuel College
1.77 miles away
MCPHS University
1.86 miles away
Boston College
5.11 miles away
Laboure College
6.51 miles away
Curry College
8.17 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
07/01/1970 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
02/04/2015 - Current

Admission to School

68%

Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price

$26,224

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$23,393
30k to 48k$23,761
48k to 75k$24,427
75k to 110k$26,425
Over 110k$31,427
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $369.00 $369.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $577.00 $577.00

Student Population

1,996

Undergrads

34

Graduates

1,488

Women

542

Men

58%

Full-time

42%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
43%
White
28%
Black/African American
11%
Hispanic
9%
Non-resident alien
7%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Fisher College - Part-Time Grant

To be eligible for a Massachusetts Part-Time Grant, an applicant must be a permanent legal resident of Massachusetts for at least one year prior to the start of the academic year; be a U.S. [...]

MARILN Professional Scholarship Award

Applicants must be Massachusetts or Rhode Island residents and have lived in Massachusetts or Rhode Island for at least four years before having entered that practical nursing program. They [...]

Massachusetts Long Term Care Foundation Scholarship

Applicant must work in a nursing home or assisted living residence in Massachusetts and must have worked there for at least one year.

Fisher College - One Family Scholarship Program

The program assists heads of households in achieving their academic goals. Recipients of this scholarship receive an integrated network of services through the non-profit organization, One [...]

American Legion-Massachusetts Scholarship

Applicant must be the child or grandchild of a Department of Massachusetts Legion member in good standing. One award is for nursing only.


More scholarships

Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Massachusetts state board of nursing
Fisher College
118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
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