Franklin University: Ranking & Review

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Franklin University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,7532,1022,651

4,137 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,652 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $30.

Franklin University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Franklin University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus$32,933$32,933
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Franklin University does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$12,216$12,216
Fees for full-time undergraduates$25$25
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$509$509
Tuition for Full-time graduates$15,816$15,816
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$659$659

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services377643741,175
Health Professions and Related Programs14745192
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services13701194
Psychology313061
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4141
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs32427
Public Administration and Social Service Professions42024
Social Sciences1616
Visual and Performing Arts1111
Education1111
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Grand Total531,1094911,653

A total of 1,162 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Franklin University.

At the master's level 491 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalWomen
Graduation rate6%9%
  • Full-time retention rate - 20%
  • Part-time retention rate - 30%

General info

Founded1902
MottoFinish. Advance. Succeed.
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarTrimester
Total FTE staff526
Instructional FTE268
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.franklin.edu
Address201 S Grant Ave
Columbus, Ohio, 43215-5399
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population787,000
Phone6147974700
Fax+1 (614) 224 8027

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