Franklin College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Franklin College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,090 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1834 and is the only school located in Franklin, Indiana.

Franklin College is affiliated with American Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
Fair
At Franklin College you can receive your bachelor's degree.

Franklin College deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Communication and Journalism, Biology, Education, Medical, and Mathematics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
80%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Franklin College student retention rate is high at 80% (well above Indiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Franklin College is below average - 57%.

Student to faculty ratio at Franklin College is pretty good: 12:1. Find out more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,100
High
Average tuition pricing is very high, about $28,900 per academic year. The additional fees at Franklin College not covered by tuition are nearly $200; this comes to $29,100 a year.

Read the details about Franklin College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
70%
Doable
According to government data, 2,023 applications were submitted and 1,412 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

Franklin College might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Franklin College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Medium
Franklin College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Franklin College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Franklin College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 800 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, approximately $5,200 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Franklin College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Franklin College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Franklin College Location and Maps



Post Address: Franklin College, 101 Branigin Blvd, Franklin, Indiana 46131-2623, USA
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