Fisk University

Nashville, TN, USA
3.52 Average Rating

Founded in 1866, Fisk University is a private HBCU and the oldest university in Nashville, Tennessee. Fisk University is a member of the United Negro College Fund and its Victorian architecture-style campus is recorded in the National Register of Historic Places. The small liberal arts college focuses education on moral and ethical engagement. Popular majors include psychology, business, and biology.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
25%
Out-Of-State Students
74%
0
100
45%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision June 1, 2019
Other February 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
701
Total Number of Undergrads
664
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
42%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
49%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
10:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$29,238
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$21,480
Out-of-State Tuition
$21,480
Students Receiving Financial Aid
89%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,396
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
32%
68%
Student Organizations
49
Size of Town
Major city
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Nashville
Atlanta
Chicago
Washington
New York
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$35,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.52 Average Rating
Fisk University is a small liberal arts school. The student body is close and treat every one as family. Fisk is known for its academics and is ranked among one of the finest schools in the United States.
1994 Graduate
Fisk University is awesome. Fisk is a wonderful place to live out your collegiate dreams and fulfill your academic goals. I am a proud Fiskite!
Darica from Blytheville, AR

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