Furman University


Student Population
 Location Greenville, South Carolina
 Online furman.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Greenville, South Carolina, Furman University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,232 prospective students applied, and 3,545 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 748 enrolled in the school.  2,764 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 239 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $47,968 plus fees of $380. Furman is ranked 1180 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueJan 15, 2019
Applicant CompetitionLow

Cost to Attend

Costs for Furman University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,230
Other Fees$380
Room and Board $12,158
Budget for Other Expenses$1,970
Total One Year Cost$63,706


Average Salary After 10 Years
$54,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
87% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Furman University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 19%
Business 11%
Biology 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 7%