From its founding in 1866, academic excellence has been the hallmark of Fisk University, one of the foremost research and teaching universities in the United States. Fisk offers its students an exceptional curriculum and dynamic learning and mentoring experiences with an award-winning, professionally renowned faculty.


Special Academic Programs

Honors Programs
The honors program is designed for students who have demonstrated academic capabiity.

Academic Excellence & Student Performance
Support for students experiencing academic difficulty

Fisk Altitude Achievement Missile Team
It inspires young students in urban environments to become young scholars in STEM

Pre-Professional Programs
Learn about Fisk's pre-professional program options.

TRIO Programs
Get information on the Federal TRIO Programs at Fisk. 

Pre-College Program
Gain the academic skills and cultural capital to help you succeed in college.

Summer Programs
Learn more about Fisk Summer Programs
Mini-College | Talented Tenth


Center of Teaching and Learning Technologies
Provides an effective teaching and learning environment using emerging technologies

Supports the academic programs by providing books, electronic resources, and other materials.

Pre-Nursing Student Handbook
Handbook for pre-nursing students

Environmental Health and Safety
Maintain the safety, health and the protection of the environment within the disciple of natural sciences

HBCU Wellness Project
The project promotes health and modifies risk for chronic diseases in Tennessee communities.