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Saint John Fisher College – Tuition & Success Analysis

Rochester, NY

Saint John Fisher College – Snapshot


Four-Year Private University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,741

Average annual cost of attendance: $26,827

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $23,500

Campus Setting: Large Suburb

Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

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Saint John Fisher College Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $17,847

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $20,414

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $25,259

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $27,128

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $31,340


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Saint John Fisher College. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Saint John Fisher College Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 73%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 85%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $47,800

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 79%

Saint John Fisher College Admissions

Saint John Fisher College Acceptance Rate: 65%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 490 to 590

SAT Critical Reading: 480 to 560

SAT Writing: 470 to 560

ACT English: 20 to 25

ACT Math: 21 to 26

ACT Writing: N/A to N/A

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Saint John Fisher College actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Saint John Fisher College Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 30%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 75%

Typical student debt: $23,500

Typical monthly loan payment: $250

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Majors at Saint John Fisher College


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Saint John Fisher College:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 9%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 26%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 5%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 1%
  • Education – 6%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 1%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 24%
  • History – 2%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 1%
  • Mathematics and Statistics – 1%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 1%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 4%
  • Physical Sciences – 2%
  • Psychology – 7%
  • Social Sciences – 9%

For more information about the various majors at Saint John Fisher College, visit their website.

Saint John Fisher College Diversity


Overall Composition at Saint John Fisher College

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Saint John Fisher College full time:  95%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Saint John Fisher College part time:  5%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Saint John Fisher College:  10%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 4%

Black: 4%

Hispanic: 4%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Two or more races: 2%

Unknown: 2%

White: 84%

Saint John Fisher College Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 2.0

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 1.8

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 15.9

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.