Founded in 1985 by the Franciscan Brothers of Brooklyn, St. Francis College is a private institution with its prime location in Brooklyn Heights, New York. The university boasts an enrollment of 2,111 undergraduates in a year with an acceptance rate of 63% and a starting salary of $48,100 to graduates. St. Francis college offers admissions in a varied range of courses right from liberal arts to bachelor’s as well as master’s degree in accounting. The college functions on the basis of semester based calendars.
|Type of University||Private|
|Year of Establishment||1985|
|Academic Calendar||Semester Based|
Spread over 600 acres, the campus is located in close proximity of 11 miles to the LaGuardia Airport and 16 miles to the Newark Liberty International Airport.
The college houses undergraduates from early September through their final exams in May. Only off-campus housing is available which is located in Brooklyn Heights,a 7-minute walk from the main campus. Six types of housing arrangements are available to students at different price rates ranging from single, double studio to studio lofted triple rooms.
High-speed internet, private bathrooms, a pool table, public computers are some of the basic amenities provided. The meal plans are available in two formats:
St Francis offers programs in nearly 72 fields of study including mathematics, philosophy and sports management.
International students who want to seek admissions at St. Francis College can follow the below-mentioned application details:
Application Fee: No application fee is charged by the university.
Application Intake: Applications are selected in four sessions – fall, winter, spring, and summer.
Basic Admission Requirements:
|Budget item||Academic year of 2020-2021 ( in USD )|
|Books and supplies||1000|
|Special course fees||Varies as per course|
The university offers international students various scholarships to afford their study in the USA. The various scholarships and its eligibility criteria are mentioned below:
|Type of Aid||Eligibility|
|Financial aid||The free application for federal student aid can be filled which calculates eligibility for financial aid|
|Merit based scholarship||A 71+ GPA ensures eligibility to such scholarship where award ranges from $600-$1200|
|Faith based scholarship||Eligible for students who come from a faith based school , maximum award is $1000|
|Need based scholarship||Determinants like number of people in household , adjusted gross income apart from mere income level also considered|
|Scholarship day||Regardless of background factors , an essay writing contest is conducted for high achieving candidates where top 4 writers are awarded with the scholarship;|
To be eligible for essay writing contests students need to have 85+ high school GPA and should have attended at least one scholarship day event.
A few notable Alumni :
Some of the alumni benefits include exclusive half-tuition discounts and scholarships, free assistance in job research, interview skills and other career services, an invitation to athletic events, access to USF library services and discount on its merchandise, discounted personal counselling services and holiday travel packages;
Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst and Young, KPMG are the companies offering job offers apart from major private companies. The college has a graduation rate of 52%. The median starting salary of the alumni is known to be $48100 on an average. The college organises frequent fairs and seminars to encourage exposure among its students.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$25,188 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|St Francis College Enrollment||2827|
|Average Graduation Rate||53.0%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$25,188 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$36,000 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,000 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$15,300 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,000 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$15,000 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$7,000 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$3,000 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$3,000 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Nursing Programs||Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education|
|Nursing Programs||New York State Board of Regents|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#625 [Out of 650]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary