Franklin and Marshall College

country rank  476
world rank  1294

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University Overview

Founded in 1787, Franklin and Marshall College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Lancaster (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Franklin and Marshall College (F&M) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Franklin and Marshall College (F&M) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 231 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this US higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. F&M also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym F&M
Founded 1787
Motto Lux et Lex
Light and Law

University Location

Address College Avenue
Lancaster (population range: 50,000-249,999)
17604-3003 Pennsylvania
United States
T +1 (717) 291 3911
F +1 (717) 291 4183

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Box 3003
Lancaster 17604-3003
+1 (717) 291 3953

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Franklin and Marshall College's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation
1921


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)

Affiliations

  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

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