The College of Saints John Fisher & Thomas More

  • The College of Saint Thomas More is an academic fellowship, faithful to the teaching and intellectual tradition of the Roman Catholic Church, sponsored and supported by its Board of Visitors, whose members represent learning in the Liberal Arts through their teaching and writing; invite into their company appropriately prepared students, both baccalaureate and occasional; who wish to share in this kind of learning; and guide them in attaining the educational objectives of the liberal arts curriculum through mastery and interpretation of the texts and ideas it represents. In addition to the formal learning proposed by its four-year curriculum, the College serves the metropolitan community by offering informal opportunities for learning in the liberal arts.

School Highlights

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The College of Saints John Fisher & Thomas More(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty6 staff76 staff
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Student Body

The The College of Saints John Fisher & Thomas More diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment-3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio0:135:1
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# Full-Time Students-1,055 students
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# Part-Time Students-2,866 students
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% Hispanic
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37%
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% Black
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13%
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% White
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39%
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% Unknown races
100%
3%
Diversity Score0.000.69
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid73%78%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Acceptance Rate100%71%
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SAT Reading609609
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SAT Math578578
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SAT Writing603603
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • In the beginning, when the College was founded as the Saint Thomas More Institute in 1981, its teaching and learning activities were carried on in living rooms and hospital corridors. Our campus in the Merida-Bowie-Lubbock Streets block of Fort Worth was acquired beginning in 1985. The College offers a single curriculum in the liberal arts leading to the Bachelor of Arts Degree. Courses in Classical Languages, Philosophy, Theology, Literature, Mathematics and Interdisciplinary. The College of Saint Thomas More is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Bachelor of Arts degree.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to The College of Saints John Fisher & Thomas More is Tarrant County College District (3.2 miles away).
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    Fort Worth TX  76102
    (817) 515-8223
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  • Everest College-Fort Worth
    Private, for profit
    204 students | 9.60 Mi5237 N Riverside Dr Ste 100
    Fort Worth TX  76137
    (817) 838-3000
    9.60204
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    Fort Worth TX  76112
    (817) 451-0017
    9.60435
  • Everest College-Arlington
    Private, for profit
    505 students | 17.00 Mi300 Six Flags Drive
    Arlington TX  76011
    (817) 652-7790
    17.00505
  • 947 students | 17.50 Mi2915 Alouette Drive
    Grand Prairie TX  75052
    (972) 660-5701
    17.50947
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