St. John Fisher College is a private college which was established in 1948 and is located in Pittsford, New York. It is an independent, liberal arts institution and is ranked among the Doctoral Research Universities by U.S. News and World Report.
John Fisher College has 5 schools: School of Arts & Science; School of Business; School of Pharmacy; School of Education; School of Nursing. The most popular majors at St. John Fisher College include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Health Professions and Related Programs, Education, Social Sciences and Biological and Biomedical Sciences. The School of Nursing offers an online RN to BSN program, master's degrees in both Nursing and Mental Health Counseling, and a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree. The college follows a semester-based academic calendar.
St John Fisher College has over 3,800 students and out of which 2,800 students are enrolled in undergraduate courses. The student to faculty ratio at the college is 12:1 and the acceptance rate is 62%.
Nearly all first-year students receive financial assistance in form of need-based and merit-based scholarships, as well as grants, loans, and part-time employment.
Notable Alumni: John Schwert (Film and commercial director and producer), Robert Frank Agostinelli (Italian American self made billionaire financier)