General Information About Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
The Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology strives to prepare students for a meaningful technical career and lifelong learning. A dedicated faculty and staff create a network of learning and support that serves a culturally diverse student body in an urban setting. Through a broad range of technical programs, the Institute is committed to helping students advance themselves educationally and professionally. BFIT continually seeks input and support from the business and industry to keep at the forefront of rapidly changing technology. The Institute's goal is to ensure high-qualty programs that balance general eduation studeies courses with applied skills, thus fulfilling the will of its benefactor, Benjamin Franklin, to develop students who will aspire not only to advance themselves but also to benefit society.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 4-year, primarily associate's, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $13,950 Room & Board Charge $6,800 Books & Supplies Cost $600 Dorm Capacity 60
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 647 Native American 3 Asian 61 African American 173 Hispanic 89 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 459 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0