Founded by the Felician Sisters in 1923 as a teacher education school, Felician College is co-educational Catholic/Franciscan College located in Northern New Jersey only 20 minutes from New York City. Felician is small, close-knit, nurturing community with approximately 2,300 students enrolled in undergraduate, graduate and ESL programs. Felician is committed to providing you with a personalized education that puts STUDENTS FIRST. As a student here, you can expect to be our top priority because our overarching mission is to provide you with a solid, supportive experience that allows you to succeed and meet your highest potential. Felician College will prepare you to meet the challenges of the 21st century with an informed mind and understanding heart.
Our commitment to you is deeply rooted in our Catholic/Franciscan spirit, which embodies our love of learning, devotion to service and respect for all creation. Our mission is to provide with a stellar academic foundation as well as a moral and spiritual foundation that will help you develop strong character so you can become a competent, caring, compassionate member of society.
Felician College is Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges, Felician provides high-quality academic programs and a tradition of excellence and caring. A co-educational liberal arts institution, we offer students a well-rounded education specifically designed to equip you with the analytical, critical, intellectual, creative and moral foundations you need to reach your full potential and achieve personal, professional and spiritual success.
We offer over 55 academic programs at the undergraduate level in disciplines such as business, psychology, computer information systems, nursing, education, communication, biology, criminal justice and much more. Felician College also offers many graduate programs including an MBA as well as Masters Degrees in nursing, education and religious education. Felician also offers extensive ESL language programs for students at all levels. ESL programs are offered short or long term to students wishing to improve their language and also to prepare students for entry into degree programs.
No matter what program you are pursuing at Felician, you will find caring and dedicated faculty, who will know your name and help guide you every step of the way. At Felician College personal attention is our hallmark. It is at the heart of all we do, and it is the foundation that cements our academic excellence. Our classes are small, on average 13 students, so you will really have the opportunity to learn and be engaged in the classroom.