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Felician College is a private institution that was founded in 1942. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,775, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 27 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Felician College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $29,990 (2013-14).
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Felician is an independent co-educational Catholic/Franciscan College 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 College is to promote a love for learning, a desire for God, self-knowledge, service to others, and respect for all creation.
|School type||private, coed college|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
When applying to Felician College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due June 10. The application fee at Felician College is $30. It is least selective, with an acceptance rate of 89.8 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||89.8%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||June 10|
The student-faculty ratio at Felician College is 12:1, and the school has 81.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Felician College include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies; and Biological and Biomedical Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68.5 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||23%|
|Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates|
Felician College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,775, with a gender distribution of 26.4 percent male students and 73.6 percent female students. Felician College is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.
|Student gender distribution|
|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA II|
Campus Info & Services
Felician College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. Felician College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Felician College.
|Students who have cars on campus||N/A|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Felician College, 84.7 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $12,202.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$29,990 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$11,650 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data