#1818 Overall Influence #650 Desirability Rank

Fitchburg State University

Public university in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States

From Wikipedia

Fitchburg State University is a public university in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. It has over 3,500 undergraduate and over 1650 graduate/continuing education students, for a total student body enrollment over 5200. The university offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in 25 academic disciplines. The main campus, the McKay Campus School, and athletic fields occupy in the city of Fitchburg; the biological study fields occupy in the neighboring towns of Lancaster, Leominster, and Lunenburg.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,998

Acceptance

88%

Graduation Rate

58%

Median SAT Score

1070

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$970

Fees (in-state)

$9,595

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$47,400

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

160 Pearl St, Fitchburg MA 01420-2697

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

5 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

21 per 100K

Violent Crime

8 per 100K

What is Fitchburg State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#629 World Rank
Literature
#1725 World Rank
Education
#1704 World Rank
Computer Science
#389 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#998 World Rank
Psychology
#405 World Rank
Nursing
#3704 World Rank
Business
#1455 World Rank
Communications
#3294 World Rank
Biology
#2178 World Rank
Mathematics
#2765 World Rank
History
#4284 World Rank
Political Science
#2802 World Rank
Chemistry
#1248 World Rank
Sociology
#6005 World Rank
Medical
#4265 World Rank
Economics
#5708 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3683 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#2432 World Rank
Law
#3199 World Rank
Anthropology
#4262 World Rank
Physics
#4684 World Rank
Engineering
#5678 World Rank
Philosophy
#10423 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Fitchburg State University's Most influential alumni?

Fitchburg State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Nursing, and Literature

William Constantino Jr.

Politician in Massachusetts, US

Jon D. Goguen

Researcher

Alice Burke

American politician and teacher

Scott McGilvray

Jim Todd

American basketball player and coach

Stephen DiNatale

American politician

E.J. Miller Laino

American writer

Patrick O'Brien Demsey

American actor

Priscilla McLean

Priscilla McLean

American composer

Mike Kushmerek

Politician in Massachusetts, US

Michael Bavaro

American film director

Jennifer Flanagan

Jennifer Flanagan

American politician