Fisk UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Nashville, Tennessee Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$22,132

Avg tuition

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About Fisk University

Fisk University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Nashville, Tennessee. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 874, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 93%. The university offers 19 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $22,132.

Admissions Breakdown

This school accepts applicants at a higher rate than other schools.

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Acceptance Rate Insight

93% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate (High Acceptance Rate) 93%

Retention Rate 78%

Graduation Rate 50%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 930-1150

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-24

Ways to Learn

On-campus

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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69%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

83%

Unknown

8%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Two or more races

2%

White

1%

Hispanic

1%

Asian

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

94% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

94%

State Grant Aid

14%

Institution Grant Aid

38%

Pell Grant

94%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,866
State Grant Aid $4,513
Institution Grant Aid $18,041
Pell Grant Aid $4,314
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.