General Information About Franklin College
Franklin College makes a difference in the lives of men and women who then go on to make a difference in the world. A Franklin College education begins with a general Liberal Arts (LA) curriculum that helps students discover and develop a passion for lifelong learning. Courses provide broad exposure to math, science, history, fine arts and literature. Discussions encourage critical thinking, global awareness, collaboration and creativity. Educational experiences – both inside and outside of the classroom – involve service learning, intercultural exchange, leadership training and professional development. Through the complete liberal arts experience, graduates gain valuable skills that they can draw upon in any career they choose. Franklin College offers its students a world of possibilities.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Teacher certification
- Study abroad
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
- American Baptist
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 1,811 Percent Admitted 66% Men Admitted 63% Women Admitted 70% Full Time Retention Rate 79%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 450 540 Math 460 570 Writing 430 533
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 19 25 English 18 25 Math 18 26 Writing 18 23
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,155 Native American 2 Asian 12 African American 36 Hispanic 14 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,060 Enrolled FullTime Graduates