Franklin University is a private institution located in Columbus, Ohio in the United States of America and was established in 1902. Franklin University also has regional campuses located in Indiana, Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Franklin University offers admissions in approximately 35 bachelor’s degree programs, about 19 master’s degree programs, 4 Online Doctorate Degrees,12 associate degrees and online degrees.
With a student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1, Franklin University aims to provide personalized teaching experience for adult learner students. The university had an enrollment of 4,970 students, from all states of the USA and different countries.
Ranked 145th in Best National Liberal Arts College by US News in 2020.
Ranked 56th in Top Performers on Social Mobility by US News in 2020.
Ranked 294th in Safest College Campuses in America in 2020.
Ranked 332th in Best College Locations in America in 2020.
|Type of institution||Private|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
Franklin University offers a wide range of programs for its students. They can pursue flexible and friendly bachelor’s and master’s degree programs. Franklin University has almost 35 undergraduate programs and 19 master's degree programs in fields such as accounting, business administration, cybersecurity, entrepreneurship, financial management, nursing, IT, marketing and web development
For higher level of technical, technological, research, communication and leadership skills Franklin University also offers doctoral degree programs in health care administration and business administration.Franklin University is one the best online schools in Ohio to provide online associate degree and certificate Programs as well.
All Franklin University Programs fall into three academic colleges- Colleges of Business, Colleges of Health and Public Administration, Colleges of Arts, Sciences and Technology.
The programs which are available for International students are:
The Main Campus of Franklin University is located in downtown Columbus, Ohio. The branches of Franklin are throughout Ohio and across the Midwest. More than 230 community and technical colleges have partnered with Franklin for better education. The university also operates locations in Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. Mt. Carmel and Olney in Illinois is a University Built for Adults. Monaca and Butler in Pennsylvania offers high-quality degree programs.
Students at the university can join the numerous student organizations and engage in events held in the university.
Franklin University's Main Campus is a non-residential campus in downtown Columbus, Ohio. Franklin University supports it's students in choosing the best housing and transportation options for their individual in their preferences and budget. There are several off-campus student housing facilities nearby the university and students can choose them depending on their budget.
International students who want to apply to Franklin University can go through the below mentioned application details.
How to Apply: Apply via the university’s online portal
Application fee: 40 USD ( non-refundable undergraduate) and 65 USD (non-refundable graduate).
Application deadline: International students are advised to start with their application early and submit it 8 weeks before the program commencement.
Application requirements: The application requirements for the graduate and undergraduate programs are mentioned-below:
For Undergraduate Programs:
For Graduate Programs:
International students need to submit the scores of TOEFL/IELTS as proof of English Proficiency. The required minimum score to be eligible to apply to the university is mentioned-below:
The cost of attendance for international undergraduate and international graduate is mentioned-below:
|Category||Per Credit Hour|
|International Undergraduate Tuition||526 USD|
|International Graduate Tuition||670 USD|
|Initial processing fee (non-refundable)||25 USD|
|Undergraduate application fee||40 USD|
|Insurance (F-1 international students)||115 USD /per month|
|Graduation application fee (non-refundable, non-transferable)||65 USD|
Franklin University offers a number of merit-based scholarships to study in the USA to all students who have great academic achievement. Scholarships and its specifications available for the international students are mentioned-below:
Franklin University offers part time employment to students for completing their financial requirements. Different departments of Franklin University offer different job opportunities. Students can work 20-24 hours per week. Franklin University is located in Columbus with lot's of job opportunities for students off campus. Students can earn a lot depending working hours
Franklin University has many notable alumni from the university. Some of them are listed below:
Franklin University offers several benefits to its alumni including career services, hosting alumni events and helping them to reconnect.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$16,306 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$16,306 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$20,100 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,080 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$14,392 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$5,220 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$3,692 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$3,708 / Year|
|North Central Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Nursing Programs||Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary