Framingham State University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
PO Box 9101
Framingham, MA 01701-9101
(508) 626-4500
Fax: (508) 626-4017

Contact: Nick Figueroa
Dean of Undergraduate Admission
Main Address
100 State Street PO Box 9101
Framingham, MA 01701-9101
(508) 620-1220

www.framingham.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 3,962
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 650
Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,448
Graduate enrollment: 2,124

Setting
Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 61%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 73%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Food Science B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General B
Business and information technology B
Knowledge Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies B
Family/Consumer Sciences – General B
Foods/Nutrition Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Framingham State University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(508) 620-1220
Website:www.framingham.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.framingham.edu/admissions-and-aid/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/index
Address:100 State Street, Framingham, MA 01701-9101
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,977
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):51%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,989 (67% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$9,340
Out-of-state Tuition:$15,420
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:87%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,090

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Framingham State University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Framingham State University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services254
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education3214
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences121
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs13
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2
Social Sciences5
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total73025

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Framingham State University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education12
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total213

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Framingham State University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,340
Out-of-state$15,420
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,045
Out-of-state$15,420

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid73187%
Grant or scholarship aid55566%$6,090
Student loan aid65678%$6,670

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,21349%$4,920
Federal student loans2,85864%$7,616

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Framingham State University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Framingham State University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants6,2012,4503,751
Percent admitted100%59%69%
Percent admitted who enrolled12%13%11%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Framingham State University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,977
Undergraduate enrollment4,337
Graduate enrollment1,640

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Framingham State University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs (Department of Art and Music)

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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