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St. Francis College is actively monitoring and responding to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in support of the well-being and safety of students, faculty, and staff. Our spring 2021 courses will be instructed under a flexible hybrid model. Applications are now open for Spring and Fall 2021 semester classes! Learn more about our Back to Brooklyn Plan. Learn More

Report Card

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

About

180 Remsen Street
Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Northeast Conference
From St. Francis College

For 160 years, St. Francis has provided an affordable, quality education to students of all racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds. 97 percent of SFC students receive some form of financial aid, including federal and state grants, federal loans and newly increased amounts of institutional scholarships, making St. Francis one of the most affordable private colleges in New York City. Merit-and need-based scholarships are available for qualified students.

The Franciscan Tradition of the College ensures a welcoming environment that supports students and helps develop the whole person. St. Francis College challenges all students to expand their learning experience beyond the classroom and become an integral part of the community. They belong to more than 40 clubs, fraternities, sororities, and honor societies. Social responsibility and mutual respect are among the values that enable St. Francis students to achieve their dreams.

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St. Francis College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
78%
SAT Range
920-1130
ACT Range
17-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$13,492 / 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
$19,359 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 21 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 32 responses
59%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 32 responses

Majors

Accounting Major at St. Francis College

SFC offers three accounting programs: a BS, a 5-year BS/MS and an MS in Accounting. Most of our students are enrolled in the 5-year BS/MS program, which provides them with the appropriate skills, knowledge and ability for professional success and career advancement. Our graduates hold jobs at all of the Top Four accounting firms, as well as many local and regional accounting firms.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • All
    1%
  • None
    59%
  • Some
    40%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,374 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
133
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
53%
Varsity Athletes
11%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 22 responses
  • Well-rounded
    55%
  • Average
    27%
  • Young
    9%
  • Conservative
    5%
  • Friendly
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
13%
Poll
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 35 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 38 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 19 responses
  • Welcoming
    68%
  • Convenient, scholarship wise.
    16%
  • Fast-paced
    5%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • Students are friendly
    5%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$45,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
58%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
77%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 13 responses

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