Fisk University is ranked #6 among historically black universities, according to U.S. News and World Report and is the oldest institution of higher learning in Nashville, Tennessee.

At A Glance
Fisk’s outstanding faculty and students continue to enhance the University’s international reputation for academic excellence. Our scholars continue to make strides in all areas of the industry from Social Justice to the sciences. A fisk education prepares our students to become beacons in servicing the community and well-rounded leaders and scholars in their respective fields. Fisk offers more than 20+ undergraduate and graduate programs in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Clinical Psychology with a bridge Masters to Ph.D. programs through a partnership with Vanderbilt University. Fisk University produces graduates from diverse backgrounds with the integrity and intellect required for substantive contributions to society. Our curriculum is grounded in the liberal arts. Our faculty and administrators emphasize the discovery and advancement of knowledge through research in the natural and social sciences, business, and the humanities.

3 Things Families Should Know
• 12:1 student to faculty ratio
• 98% students receive financial aid
• the oldest institution of higher learning in Nashville, TN

We are, and have for 150+ years, committed to the success of scholars and leaders with a global perspective. If you are looking to join the ranks of some of the greatest change agents known to society, please apply today at and email Admissions Department at

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