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Fisk University

Nashville, TN

1000 17th Ave North, Nashville, TN 37208

http://www.fisk.edu

Fisk University is a private, historically black, liberal art university located in Nashville, TN. It ranks #580 in America on our overall top colleges list, and admission is accessible to most, not really selective, as the acceptance rate is 71%. It is a very small sized university with 607 full-time undergrads enrolled. 26% of graduates procure a Bachelor's in Psychology. Other desired choices include Biology, Spanish Language and Literature, and English, but there are 15 available focuses to choose from. If you hope to study physics in Tennessee, Fisk is a great school for you, because its physics program is ranked #1 in the state. In addition, Fisk University places 1st in Tennessee for most liberal colleges. Without any aid, tuition costs $22,554 per year. Before you rule out applying due to monetary constraints, you should know that over 9/10ths of Fisk students procure at least some monetary support. 45% of Fisk University undergraduates graduate, prepared to move into the employment market. A couple years after school, graduates make a median yearly wage of $24,400. After 4 more years of experience, the graduate's median yearly salary grows 43.4% to $35,000; however, that is still 12.7% south of the national median for individuals. Applying students might want to be conscious of the fact that letters of recommendation are required in order to apply. Additionally, 100% of available classes are small, with 20 to 39 students. With respect to your checkbook, be aware that the average aid awarded per year is $11,211 and on average, students spend $4,859 on a meal plan every year. On the subject of demographics, 52% of professors are Black and the student body is comprised of 1% Asian American undergrads. Lastly, six years after graduation, 10% of graduates are out of work and 13% of graduates default on their student debt.

Ratings

8.49

Party Scene

8.97

Location

7.28

Dorms

6.95

Campus Food

8.5

Student Life

7.72

Safety

Admissions

71%

Acceptance

SAT Score

890-1120

ACT Score

17-23

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Cost

Net Price:

$25,268/year

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Average Aid Awarded

$11,802/year

Students Recieving Financial Aid

93%

Academics

Professor Rating

9.53


12:1

Student Faculty Ratio
Graduation Rate

44%

Evening Degree Programs

No

Student Faculty Ratio

12:1

Majors

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Graduates by Major


Psychology

36

Business

32

Biology

19

English

7

Spanish Language and Literature

7

Sociology

6

Physics

6

Studio Arts

5

Value

In State Tuition
$21,480/year
Out of State Tuition
$21,480/year