Private 4 Year

Franklin College

Franklin, Indiana

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Franklin College overview
Location Franklin, Indiana
Online franklincollege.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation American Baptist
Franklin College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad
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Franklin College, located in the quaint city of Franklin, Indiana, offers a liberal arts education with a tight-knit campus atmosphere just 20 miles south of Indianapolis. Established in 1834, the institution provides a historic backdrop with a charming mix of collegiate Gothic architecture and contemporary facilities. The college's academic profile is comprehensive, holding particular recognition for its strong programs in journalism, education, and the sciences. With a selective admissions process, Franklin College maintains a focus on individualized attention and diversity in its student body. On-campus living is central to the college experience here; residence halls and student housing are designed to integrate students into the campus community. Though not widely known for athletics, Franklin College competes in NCAA Division III as the Grizzlies in a range of sports, balancing academic pursuits with athletic participation.

In the most recent statistical year 1,737 prospective students applied, and 1,613 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 246 enrolled in the school.  907 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 52 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $35,636 plus fees of $500.












Franklin College of Indiana is rated within the lower 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards

Franklin College overview
SAT 970/1170
ACT 18/25
GPA 3.51

Applications Accepted

Franklin College overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Franklin College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$500
Room and Board $11,305
Budget for Other Expenses$3,300
Total One Year Cost$51,991

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$45,300 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

49% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Franklin College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 14%
Social Sciences 14%
Communication 13%
Business 11%
Biology 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=150604 IPEDS survey data for Franklin College.

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