Skip to main content


Student Life
May 15, 2018

SFC Ranked 6th Best Regional College - North by College Consensus

College Consensus Looks at Rankings and Student Reviews

Putting together rankings from various publishers and student reviews from a variety of sources, the organization, College Consensus, has named St. Francis College as the 6th Best Regional College in the North.

college consensus

In an attempt to feature colleges that other rankings may overlook, College Consensus says it examines everything from academic reputation to student satisfaction, from social mobility to affordability, writing on its website, "College Consensus' ranking of the Best Regional Colleges-North recognizes the undergraduate colleges that do the job of preparing an educated workforce."

"Making a list that recognizes our mission and work is an acknowledgment of the effort put forth by the faculty, students and administrators at St. Francis College," said President Miguel Martinez-Saenz. "But what is more meaningful is what our students do with their education. Their success is our biggest reward."

Among those students are:

Melissa Jagharry '18, who is taking full advantage of her St. Francis College education. With a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Accounting, she points to weekly meetings of the Accounting Society with fellow Accounting majors and the influence of her professors for setting her on the road to her CPA and a job with mid-sized accounting firm Mazars USA LLP.

melissa jagdharrydillon o'sullivan

Just a few months after he graduated, Dillon O'Sullivan passed his NCLEX Nursing Certification Exam and immediately began working at New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. His classmates have gotten job across the city at hospitals and institutions including; NYU, Maimonides Medical Center, Visiting Nurse Services, and several others (See his story and others at

College Consensus offers the latest in a long series of accolades for St. Francis College including:

  • Forbes: America's Best Value Colleges
  • U.S. News & World Report: Least Debt
  • Washington Monthly: Best Bang for the Buck
  • Money: Best Colleges for Your Money

You can see all the details about St. Francis College on the College Consensus website.

St. Francis College, founded in 1859 by the Franciscan Brothers of Brooklyn, is located in Brooklyn Heights, N.Y. Since its founding, the College has pursued its Franciscan mission to provide an affordable, high-quality education to students from New York City's five boroughs and beyond.


St. Francis College, 180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201

This site uses cookies

We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze website traffic. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the use of cookies.