Franklin and Marshall College

Mission StatementFranklin & Marshall is a residential college dedicated to excellence in undergraduate liberal...
Franklin & Marshall is a residential college dedicated to excellence in undergraduate liberal education. Its aims are to inspire in young people of high promise and diverse backgrounds a genuine and enduring love for learning, to teach them to read, write, and think critically, to instill in them the capacity for both independent and collaborative action, and to educate them to explore and understand the natural, social and cultural worlds in which they live. In so doing, the College seeks to foster in its students qualities of intellect, creativity, and character, that they may live fulfilling lives and contribute meaningfully to their occupations, their communities, and their world.

Quick Facts

Updated U.S. Gov IPEDS 2017-18
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Top Ranked
  • Location: Lancaster, PA
  • Student Body: 2,283
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Private
  • Campus Type: Urban
  • Web Site: WWW.FANDM.EDU
  • Acceptance Rate: 34.11%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 34.11%
  • Application Deadline: January 15, 2019
  • International Students: Unreported
  • Application Fee: $60
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • Tuition: $54,270
  • Room and Board: $13,580
  • Books and Supplies: $1,200
  • Other Fees: $100
  • Average Net Price: $24,472
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 645
  • Men / Women Ratio: 275 / 370
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: Unreported
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: n/a
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Not Considered
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Social Sciences: 26%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 11%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 11%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 10%
  • Psychology: 7%

Academic Programs

Franklin and Marshall College offers 42 Total Programs in Bachelor's Degree Level. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Social Sciences. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsFranklin and Marshall College offers 42 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 86%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 87%
  • 1st Year Retention: 92%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $55,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 2,283
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 57%
  • Non-resident, alien: 15%
  • Hispanic Students: 10%
  • Black Students: 6%
  • Asian Students: 5%
  • Unknown: 4%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%