Fontbonne University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: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 1,715 students enrolled. This school was established in 1923 and is one of the 29 colleges located in Saint Louis, Missouri.

Fontbonne University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Fair
Fontbonne University will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Fontbonne University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Medical, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
79%
Good
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.

Fontbonne University student retention rate is fair at 79% (above Missouri average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Fontbonne University is low: 39%.

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
$23,900
High
Average tuition costs are high - around $23,500 per year. The additional fees at Fontbonne University (not included in tuition costs) are about $400; which makes it a total of $23,900 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
97%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 494 applications were submitted and 478 were accepted; so it is very easy 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
$4,900
Medium
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-
Safe
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 $4,900 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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