COURIER LIFE, APRIL 8-14, 2022
ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE OFFERS PERSONALIZED EDUCATION,
BETTER LEARNING AND BRIGHTER FUTURES
SFC FORWARD: STRATEGIC VISION FOR 2023 & BEYOND
St. Francis College is redesigning the institution so it can continue to support students
and staff both through a shared environment and rigorous curricula while
honoring a legacy as a first-class, diverse, Franciscan institution.
SFC will better deliver the next generation of academic guidance and extracurricular
programming and meet demands on infrastructure and technology at its
new home in Downtown Brooklyn.
ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE’S BOLD NEW CHAPTER
An unprecedented vision for the College, SFC Forward ensures a first-rate, flexible,
and affordable education for the next generation of Terriers.
SFC Forward ensures the College rises to occasion in a strategic, forward-thinking
approach that honors the Franciscan values of community, collaboration, and connection
it has upheld for more than 160 years. To do so, SFC is investing in a new
campus designed and customized for our student body, reimagining our curricula
to strengthen flagship programs while introducing new professional pathways to
emerging fields, and deepening our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusivity
so that the College can be a welcoming home to our growing community.
A SPRINGBOARD TO SUCCESS AND INNOVATION
St. Francis College is reimagining academic programs to position students to be
the critical thinkers and leaders of the 21st century global economy and empower
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their social mobility. Vital components to that goal are the rigorous academics
and robust student life that Terriers have relied on for more than 160 years.
Through SFC Forward, the College is strengthening its flagship programs, such
as Accounting and Nursing — programs with proven track records of job placement
and career growth – while recognizing both shifting demands in the education
sphere as well as the emerging fields that students can be poised to become
In order to better serve students, SFC is investing in remote learning opportunities
available to students, offering more courses fully online and in hybrid
formats to be a more accessible, hospitable learning space for non-traditional
students and prepare all students for today’s workplace environments.
The College is introducing five new undergraduate degree programs available to
students, including Interdisciplinary Studies (BA), Exercise and Movement Science
(BS), Community Health (BS), and Educational Studies (BS). Additionally,
four new graduate programs include Exercise and Sport Science (MS), Special
Education (MS), Sports Management (MS), and Public Health (MS).
VIBRANT STUDENT LIFE
St. Francis College is committed to the vibrant student life that comes with an education
in the heart of New York City. SFC Forward allows the College to deepen
its dedication to nurturing the intellectual, interpersonal, physical, moral, and
spiritual development of its students.
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