Franklin Pierce University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

40 University Drive

Rindge, NH 03461-0060

(603) 899-4050

(800) 437-0048

Fax: (603) 899-4394



Contact: Linda Quimby

Director, Admissions
Main Address

40 University Drive

Rindge, NH 03461-0060

(603) 899-4000

www.franklinpierce.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,076

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 510

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,061

Graduate enrollment: 498

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 77%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 62%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B
Women in leadership C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts Management B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting/Finance B
Management Information Systems B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Technology B

Education

Education – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Political Science/Government 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.

Franklin Pierce University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (603) 899-4000
Website: www.franklinpierce.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.franklinpierce.edu/academics/online/apply.htm
Address: 40 University Drive, Rindge, NH 03461-0060
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,114
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 49%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,516 (72% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $39,100
Out-of-state Tuition: $39,100
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $25,869

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Franklin Pierce University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Franklin Pierce University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 3333
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 111
Education 127
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 2154
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 111
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 112
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 14
Grand total 1373716

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Franklin Pierce 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $39,100
Out-of-state $39,100
Books and supplies $1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $17,200
Out-of-state $17,200

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 457 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 457 100% $25,869
Student loan aid 388 85% $14,626

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,529 94% $23,349
Federal student loans 1,312 80% $11,493

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Franklin Pierce 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 Franklin Pierce University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 5,150 2,242 2,908
Percent admitted 100% 62% 70%
Percent admitted who enrolled 8% 9% 8%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Franklin Pierce University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,114
Undergraduate enrollment 1,600
Graduate enrollment 514

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

Franklin Pierce University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

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