Fisher College



Founded in 1903, Fisher College in Boston offers an excellent opportunity for a stay abroad that will give you a life changing experience. Fisher is located in The Back Bay of Boston, a safe and historical neighbourhood in immediate proximity to everything that the city has to offer. This page is dedicated to providing you with all information regarding study programmes at Fisher, entry requirements, as well as the application process for international students.



Programmes of Study


Bachelor of Arts

 Communication and Media Studies with concentration in:

- Advertising
- Journalism
 - Public Relations
- Video Producing

• Liberal Arts
• Psychology

Bachelor of Science

• Criminal Justice
• Human Services with concentration in:

- Early Childhood Education

• Management with concentration in:

- Accounting
- Computer Information Systems
- Fashion Merchandising
- Finance
- Health Care Management
- Hospitality
- Human Resource Management
- Leadership
- Sport Management

• Marketing

Associate in Arts

• Early Childhood Education
• Liberal Arts
• Psychology


Associate in Science

• Business Administration
• Criminal Justice
• Fashion Merchandising
• General Studies
• Health Sciences


Communication and Media Studies
Computer Forensics
Computer Information Systems
Criminal Justice
Diversity Studies
Human Resource Management
Human Services


Athletic Programs

Men's Varsity Sports: Soccer, Basketball, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports: Soccer, Basketball, Softball
Co-ed Club Sports: Cheerleading, Golf



Application and Entry Requirements 

The application to Fisher College must be made via the Academic Embassy 


Application deadlines:

  • Summer semester: December 1st.
  • Winter semester: July 1st.

Please note that we advise you to apply as early as possible in order to ensure a flawless application process. Furthermore, an early application is highly beneficial in search of an affordable accommodation etc. Keeping this in mind, we advise to apply 6-9 months in advance.


Entry Requirements for a Semester Abroad at Fisher College

  • (Fach)Abitur
  • Official results from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or its equivalent: TOEFL (61 iBT), IELTS (5.5), iTEP (5) or the DAAD-Language Certificate (at least. „c)“
  • A $55 application fee


Tuition Fees

When applying via the Academic Embassy, you are granted a scholarship of $7.500 per term or $15.000 per academic year. The tuition fee for a semester abroad at Fisher is $6.971/semester; this amount includes 15 American Credit Units (= 30 ECTS), which generally equals to around 5 courses.



Useful Links

Please visit Academic Embassy for general information:



Contact us

Should you wish to apply to Fisher College or have general inquiries, please feel free to contact the coordinator, Dr. Schäfer-Althaus, to schedule an appointment. We will be more than happy to assist you and answer all your questions. 


Dr. Sarah Schäfer-Althaus

  • Fisher College, Boston


Phone: +49 0261 287-2019

Emailsalthaus at

Location: F122