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Fisk University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

580 Students

45% Admitted

  • 701 full time
  • 71 part time
  • 186 men full time
  • 323 women full time
  • 1,913 applied
  • 1,878 admitted
  • 135 enrolled

664 Undergraduates

$19,624 Tuition/Year

  • 61 Graduates
  • $19,624 in state
  • $1,856 fees
  • $10,790 room & board
  • $1,800 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Historically Black College or University: HBCU
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • 1994 Graduate
  • 0
  • Fisk University is a small liberal arts school. The student body is close and treat every one as family. Fisk is known for its academics and is ranked among one…

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  • Olivia Rose from Nashville, TN
  • 0
  • Fisk University is an amazing opportunity for students to better their education in an environment steeped in history. This prestigious institution has been home to countless African American scholars such…

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Mission Statement

Fisk University provides a rich academic experience steeped in the liberal arts tradition. Our faculty, staff and students exhibit a passion for learning and personal growth. We are committed to ethical leadership and engagement in our local and global communities.

Fisk University
  • Located in Nashville, TN
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 580 students enrolled
  • 45% admitted
  • $19,624 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Shantel from Covington, GA
  • I am a current student here

    I'll be honest with you, Fisk is what you make it... if you go out your way to say there is nothing going on and it's too small, you will hate it but if you put yourself out there to be apart of the true Fisk...the madness and the mayhem...then you can see the TRUE Fisk experience...and Fisk is ALWAYS changing... Then you have the teachers that are so intrigued with their students and making sure that they are prepared for after graduation! I could go on and's just an all around great place... it's one of America's hidden jewels

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