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SFU Named 2021-22 College of Distinction in Multiple Categories

July 15, 2021 Tags: Academics , Admissions , Alumni , Business and Communications , Distinctions , Faith , Health Sciences and Education , STEAM , University News

COD 2122Based on its excellence in four distinctions - engaged students, great teaching, vibrant community, and successful outcomes - Saint Francis University was recently honored as both a “Catholic College of Distinction” and a “College of Distinction” for the 2021-2022 school year. Saint Francis University is proud to be considered one of the teaching-centered colleges that make up the fabric of the American educational system. 

SFU is especially proud to be considered a “Catholic College of Distinction” because it reflects the University’s focus on integrating its Catholic-Franciscan mission into the framework of the institution. The very foundation of said mission is guided through the Goals of Franciscan Higher Education.

COD 2122 Field of Study

Business, Education, Engineering and Nursing programs of distinction

Four Saint Francis University fields of study have once again been recognized for their excellent programs by the national Colleges of Distinction organization for the 2021-2022 academic year.

The university was further recognized by this resource for excellent programming in four fields of study: BusinessEducationEngineering, and Nursing. These programs have “Field of Study” badges to recognize their innovative leadership in higher education. Those who have received this honor have proved themselves after a comprehensive vetting for such qualities as accreditation, breadth of program, and track record for success.

Career Development College of Distinction

Additionally, the University was recognized for exceptional Career development. 

Career Services at Saint Francis excels at meeting students’ career needs through individual sessions, workshops, job fairs and networking events. The University also outpaces other institutions by placing students in internships and connecting them with alumni mentors who can further engage them in their career development process.

About Colleges of Distinction

Since 2000, Colleges of Distinction has been a trusted resource for more than 40,000 guidance counselors across the United States, thousands of parents and students, and hundreds of colleges and universities. The organization’s mission is simple: to help parents and students find not just the “best college,” but the right college.



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