Fairfield University: Courses, Admission, Cost ,,USA

  • Fairfield,USA
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Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1942, Fairfield University is a private Jesuit university located in Fairfield, Connecticut. The university is proud to be spreading knowledge for the last 78 years and students can choose from over 43 majors and 19 minor available with the school curriculum. The university ensures students reach their full potential in creativity and intellectual matters while at the university.

The Catholic-affiliated school utilizes a semester-based academic calendar and requires the students to be above average in their high school grades to be considered for admission. They need a GPA of above 3.65. However, students can compensate for a lower GPA by having higher SAT and ACT scores.

Fairfield University has four undergraduate schools and colleges that offer a vast array of courses led by a team of nationally and internationally recognized faculty. The school offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees through its five schools and colleges: the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, the Fairfield University College of Arts and Sciences, the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions the Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies, and the School of Engineering.

The university offers 43 majors and 19 minors for undergraduate students, as well as 41 different graduate programs. Among undergraduates, the most popular majors include Accounting, Biology, Communication, English, Finance, Marketing, Nursing, and Psychology.

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The Catholic-affiliated school utilizes a semester-based academic calendar and requires the students to be above average in their high school grades to be considered for admission. They need a GPA of above 3.65. However, students can compensate for a lower GPA by having higher SAT and ACT scores.

Fairfield University has four undergraduate schools and colleges that offer a vast array of courses led by a team of nationally and internationally recognized faculty. The school offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees through its five schools and colleges: the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, the Fairfield University College of Arts and Sciences, the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions the Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies, and the School of Engineering.

The university offers 43 majors and 19 minors for undergraduate students, as well as 41 different graduate programs. Among undergraduates, the most popular majors include Accounting, Biology, Communication, English, Finance, Marketing, Nursing, and Psychology.

The university has several academic and spiritual centers on the university premises including the Center for Faith and Public Life, the Center for Catholic Studies, the Center for Ignatian Spirituality, and the Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies.

Fairfield University has a long list of notable alumni. Some of them include Nancy A. Altobello - Retired Global Vice Chair, Talent at Ernst & Young, Donatella Arpaia - Famous Chef and TV Personality, Laura Bremer - EVP, Managing Director at Citizen Relations, Sheila Kearney Davidson - Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Officer at New York Life Insurance Company, Dr. Roni DeLuz - Founder and Director of the Martha’s Vineyard Holistic Retreat, Joseph DiMenna - Hedge fund manager and managing director at Zweig-DiMenna Associates, Paula Donovan - AIDS and women's rights activist, William P. Egan - Founder of Alta Communications, Douglas W. Hammond - Chairman and CEO at NFP and Katherine N. Lapp - Executive Vice President at Harvard University among several others.

Year of establishment1942
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Size of Campus in acres200
Faculty/Student Ratio12
No.of Campuses1
Accommodation expenses16750 USD
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University’s Evaluation 2023

by Shiksha Study Abroad

Course Grades
C++
BBA
C
MASc
C+
MBA/PGDM
C
MEng
C++
MIM
C
MS

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Fairfield University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MS(7 Courses)(1 year-2 years)INR 10.72 L - 15.09 L
MIM(4 Courses)(1 year)INR 26.57 L
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(1 year-2 years)INR 21.25 L
B.E. / B.Tech(4 Courses)(4 years)INR 42.59 L
B.Sc.(7 Courses)(4 years)INR 42.59 L
BBA(8 Courses)(4 years)INR 42.59 L
M.A.(1 Courses)(2 years)INR 12.87 L

Fairfield University Scholarships

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Fairfield University Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MS(7 Courses)

: Accepted

: Accepted

: Accepted

MIM(4 Courses)

: Accepted

: Accepted

: Accepted

MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: Accepted

: Accepted

B.E. / B.Tech(4 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 105.0 & Above

B.Sc.(7 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 105.0 & Above

BBA(8 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 105.0 & Above

M.A.(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: Accepted

: Accepted

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On-campus Accommodation

Available

  • Fairfield University provide a variety of housing options on campus, and housing is guaranteed for four years to all full-time, matriculated undergraduate students
  • All first-year students live together in traditional-style halls, and sophomores live mostly in traditional-style halls with some living in suite-style halls depending upon availability
  • Juniors and seniors live in townhouses or apartments
  • The housing options consist of eight traditional-style residence halls, two suite-style halls, three apartment buildings and two Townhouse Complex
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Off-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The average rent is 600 to 700 USD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • The student residences are fully furnished with all the basic amenities such as electricity, hydro and unlimited internet included in the rent
  • Onsite-laundry facility is also available

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
MS INR 24 L
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BE/Btech INR 27.4 L
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BSc INR 27.2 L
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BBA INR 25.1 L
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MA INR 24.3 L
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MIM INR 28.2 L
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MBA INR 28.5 L
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MFA INR 27.9 L
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MEng INR 28.1 L
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MArch INR 31.5 L
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MEM INR 23.5 L
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BHM INR 24.2 L
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MDes INR 36.8 L
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MASc INR 22.8 L
Average Accommodation Expense

INR 6.7 L (based on 146 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Meals Expense

INR 3.9 L (based on 116 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 79
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 54
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GRE: 293
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GMAT: 510
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SAT: 1027
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ACT: 41
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Location
University CityFairfield, Connecticut, USA
Size of citySmall
Population of City62,105
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairfield,_Connecticut

Contact Details

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1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824, United States
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