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Franklin College
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  • 4 Year
  • FRANKLIN, IN

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

101 BRANIGIN BLVD
FRANKLIN, IN 46131
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference
From Franklin College

Franklin College is a liberal arts college about 20 miles from downtown Indianapolis. Our small class size allows students to thrive through personal interactions and individual mentorship. In addition, our liberal arts curriculum offers transformative opportunities that translate into empowered perspectives and real-world jobs. Our professors—faculty-advocates—challenge students to stretch beyond easy answers and become leaders in their fields. At the end of the day, we are self-motivated, lifelong learners who relentlessly pursue the best in ourselves and in our community.

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Franklin College Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
81%
SAT Range
970-1180
ACT Range
18-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$22,904 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$22,253 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
77%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 35 responses
70%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 33 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 33 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
876 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
46
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
43%
Varsity Athletes
44%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 22 responses
  • Academic and athletic
    59%
  • Unique
    23%
  • Goal driven
    18%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
86%
Poll
57%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 44 responses
Poll
69%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 48 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 24 responses
  • Community
    63%
  • Small
    29%
  • Country, spiritually well
    4%
  • Home away from home
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
65%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 23 responses

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