Frostburg State University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

101 Braddock Road

Frostburg, MD 21532-1099

(301) 687-4201

Fax: (301) 687-7074



Contact: Trish Gregory

Director of Admissions
Main Address

101 Braddock Road

Frostburg, MD 21532

(301) 687-4000

www.frostburg.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,582

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,029

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,470

Graduate enrollment: 633

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 60%


College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

City/Community/Regional Planning B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B,C
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Ethnobotany B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B,C
Information Sciences/Systems C

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B
Fishing/Fisheries B
Natural Resources & Conservation – General B
Wildlife/Wilderness Management B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B
Police Science B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Geography B
International Relations B,C
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General 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.

Frostburg State University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(301) 687-4000
Website:www.frostburg.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:gobobcats.frostburg.edu/
Address:101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD 21532-1099
Setting:23
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,676
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):47%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,041 (71% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$8,702
Out-of-state Tuition:$21,226
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,294

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Frostburg State University Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences32
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services351
Education1431
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs31
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies21
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences3
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences5
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total548111

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Grand total14

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Frostburg 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$8,702
Out-of-state$21,226
Books and supplies$1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,540
Out-of-state$11,556

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid82889%
Grant or scholarship aid61466%$7,294
Student loan aid64669%$7,184

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,95860%$6,836
Federal student loans2,95260%$8,397

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Frostburg 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 Frostburg State University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,2282,0832,145
Percent admitted100%62%63%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%20%19%

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

Frostburg State University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,676
Undergraduate enrollment4,884
Graduate enrollment792

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

Frostburg State University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • 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

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