St. Francis College is a private four year college located in the Brooklyn Heights section of Brooklyn, minutes away from Manhattan. Recently it has been rated as one of the best baccalaureate colleges in the North and named by www.Forbes.com to its America’s Best College list. Students who attend St. Francis College have the option of commuting to the college or living on campus in the dormitory halls which have renovated recently.
St. Francis College was founded more than 150 years ago by the Franciscan Brothers. The Franciscan tradition of the college guarantees an educational environment that is supportive of the student. For 150 years the mission of St. Francis College has been provide its students with an affordable, quality education in a comfortable atmosphere.
With a student to faculty ratio of 17:1 students are given personalized attention by professors, many of whom hold the highest degrees, in small classes who know each student individually. From the personalized experienced to the variety of research opportunities, internships, and study abroad programs. St. Francis College will send students on the path to success in your personal and professional life.
The core curriculum at St. Francis College offers a substantial liberal arts program with majors and programs including Management, Communication Arts, Psychology, Education, Criminal Justice, Biology and Sports Management. There is also a 5 year combined Bachelor and Masters program in Accounting. At St. Francis College there is an Honors program that offers a interdisciplinary approach in a relaxed seminar environment that includes trips and other activities building toward a senior thesis.
Many of the classrooms at St. Francis College are “Smart” classrooms that contain wireless Internet access and multi-media technology. There is also an up-to-date library that features advanced technology for research, new reading rooms, classrooms and expanded areas for group study. St. Francis College has a theater that presents small theatrical productions and a lecture hall for community activities and educational conferences. St. Francis College also has a high definition TV studio and a newly renovated state of the art student center cafe with wireless Internet access and a lounge for students to relax in.
Nearly 30% of St. Francis College students move on to graduate school after 4 years. There are also several study abroad programs offered at the college enabling students to get the college experience while embracing new cultures.
St. Francis College offers its students an excellent comprehensive four year education with fine scholarship opportunities. It also offers reasonable tuition rates and flexible payment plans. Admission to St. Francis College is competitive and is based on student’s overall accomplishments. Students who wish to attend can apply online at www.sfc.edu . If you apply online the application fee is waived.