Fontbonne University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Fontbonne University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,075 students enrolled. This school was established in 1923 and is one of the 28 colleges located in Saint Louis, Missouri.

Fontbonne University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fontbonne University will give you the option to earn a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Fontbonne University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Medical, and Art. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
Fontbonne University student retention rate is fair at 70% (close to Missouri average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Fontbonne University is below average: 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at Fontbonne University is good - 11:1. Learn more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,300
Average tuition costs are high - around $20,900 per year. The additional fees at Fontbonne University (not included in tuition costs) are about $400; which makes it a total of $21,300 a year.

Read the details about Fontbonne University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
63%
As reported in recent government data, 701 applications were submitted and 441 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Fontbonne University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Fontbonne University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fontbonne University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
A-
Fontbonne University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: around $4,500 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Fontbonne University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fontbonne University Location and Maps



Post Address: Fontbonne University, 6800 Wydown Blvd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63105-3098, USA
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