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Felician University
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  • 4 Year
  • RUTHERFORD, NJ

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade C minus
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade C minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

FELICIAN UNIVERSITY
RUTHERFORD, NJ 07070
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference
From Felician University

Mission Statement: Felician is an independent co-educational Catholic/Franciscan University founded and sponsored by the Felician Sisters to educate a diverse population of students within the framework of a liberal arts tradition. Its mission is to provide a full complement of learning experiences, reinforced with strong academic and student development programs designed to bring students to their highest potential and prepare them to meet the challenges of the new century with informed minds and understanding hearts. The enduring purpose of Felician University is to promote a love for learning, a desire for God, self-knowledge, service to others, and respect for all creation.

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Felician University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
86%
SAT Range
900-1080
ACT Range
15-20
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$17,958 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$29,259 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
70%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 27 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 36 responses
51%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 35 responses

Majors

School of Business and Information Sciences

The School of Business and Information Sciences places a strong emphasis on integrating the corporate world with the academic, both in and outside the classroom walls. Professional courses emphasize the development of innovative and entrepreneurial leadership skills, management skills, real-world problem solving, teamwork, and ethical decision making.

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    37%
  • On Campus
    60%
  • Online
    3%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,640 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
212
Undergrads Over 25
15%
Pell Grant
63%
Varsity Athletes
14%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 27 responses
  • Average
    26%
  • Motivated
    26%
  • Dedicated
    22%
  • Accepted for the way you learn.
    19%
  • Stressed
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
54%
Poll
51%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 39 responses
Poll
43%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 49 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 26 responses
  • Student oriented
    58%
  • Using students to make money
    27%
  • Family orientated
    4%
  • Home away from home
    4%
  • Underrated
    4%
  • unorganized ABSN program
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$47,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
47%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 22 responses

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