Franklin University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Franklin University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 5,105 students enrolled. This school was established in 1902 and is one of the 23 colleges located in Columbus, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Fair
At Franklin University you can obtain your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Franklin University deploys a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and has 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Accounting and Finance, Medical, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
50%
Bad
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 wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Franklin University is low at 50% (way below Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Franklin University is very low - 18%.

Student to faculty ratio at Franklin University is pretty decent, 15:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,800
Medium
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median, about $11,700 a year. The additional fees at Franklin University beyond tuition are approximately $100, which makes it a total of $11,800 per year.

Read the details about Franklin University 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The graduate application fee is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Franklin University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (614) 797-4700 or check Franklin University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Franklin University offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at Franklin University.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Army ROTC programs are available at Franklin University. 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.

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

Based on the college crime information, Franklin University seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Franklin University Location and Maps



Post Address: Franklin University, 201 S Grant Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43215-5399, USA
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