Franklin University in Columbus
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Average Annual Cost
Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).
The Franklin University is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).
By Family Income
Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Franklin University students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
|Family Income||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$21,927|
|$30,001 - $48,000||--|
|$48,001 - $75,000||--|
|$75,001 - $110,000||--|
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Types of financial aids
2374 of Franklin University undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 51 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Franklin University number 57 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Ohio.
Students at Franklin University awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal grant aid.
Salary After Attending
According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
Institution provides board or meal plan
Veteran Services Available
Yellow Ribbon Program
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Alternative tuition plans
Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution
Tuition payment plan
Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.
Special learning opportunities
Here are the learning opportunities available in Franklin University.
Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Franklin University graduation rate is below the national average.
14% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Franklin University completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.
The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.
Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.
The student-to-faculty ratio at Franklin University is 15:1, that means that for every 15 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.
Percent of international students
Students enrollment in distance education
In Franklin University the biggest percent of students are enrolled exclusively in distance education courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Franklin University and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Ohio.
The percentage of crimes on Main Campus
The campus located by 201 S Grant Ave address in Columbus, Ohio.
Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Franklin University with 0.03% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary and robbery.
The percentage of crimes on Delaware Location
The campus located by 5100 Cornerstone Drive Room 244 address in Delaware, Ohio.
Delaware Location in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Franklin University with 0.02% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Delaware Location is motor vehicle theft.
The percentage of crimes on Holden University Center
The campus located by 7700 Clocktower Dr. address in Kirtland, Ohio.
Holden University Center in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Franklin University with 0.02% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Holden University Center is aggravated assault.
Number of degree programs offered
This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 40 universities in Franklin county. Franklin University is one of the few institutions in Franklin that offers an Associate's degree program.
Number of degree programs offered via distance education
There are 138 distance education programs that are offered in the Franklin University: 84 are for Bachelor's degree, 27 - for Master's degree, 24 - for Associate's degree and 3 are Postbaccalaureate certificate.
Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.
Total credit/contact hours
Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Ohio state average data to help you compare.
Franklin University provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 3220 students with 96591 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 893 with 21426 credit hours.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Franklin University
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Student Reviews and Ratings for Franklin University
I love Franklin University because the professors care. Each course is based on a student-centered curriculum created by a variety of professionals whose goal it is to provide top quality education. By standardizing the learning curriculum, they lessen the chance that students will be cheated by a professor who may be having an "off" semester. Go Franklin!Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Crooks, my wife tried to attend there and cancelled classes according to there time deadline. (She cancelled because of going interested labor early).They had cancelled all classes but one and one class slipped thru saying it was never cancelled . Years go by and we here nothing then murphy law office gets ahold of it and said she owed for one class that she never attended or cancelled. We have ask for proof and never receive anything we request and just get a paper saying she owes it. We feel we are not obligated to pay but tried several times to settle or pay or make payment arrangements with Murphy's law office . They will not settle or take payment arrangements. We have made several attempts to call or handle this and they never call back or produce anything. Now we get court summons over this....very unprofessional and janky University. I work and in finance and have seen similar things on my customers credit from Franklin University and Murphy's law office ...seems that this is something they have done to others as well.....Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Exceptional school. Instructors mix real-world experience with academic theory in order to enable students to immediately apply lessons in the workplace.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
I read through a lot of the negative reviews about Franklin and I am noticing one common theme: lack of accountability. Most of the reviews were blaming the school for doing what college requires you to do. No one said going to college was going to be a walk in the park. You have to EARN your degree and that requires putting in the work, the effort, and staying motivated. It’s up to YOU to take an exam at the testing center or obtain an appropriate proctor. They give you more than enough time to arrange that into your schedule. It’s also up to you to turn assignments in on time and coordinate your schedule to fit the deadlines. In the professional world, your boss isn’t going to extend your deadline because your kid got sick so why should your professor? Plan ahead and BE ACCOUNTABLE.I am two weeks from becoming a Franklin Alumni and I couldn’t be more pleased with my experience. Franklin is a great option for someone who needs a little more flexibility than tradition “in-person” college. I highly recommend the programs they offer, the instructors, and the administration. My experience was awesome because I put in the effort. Please do not take the reviews from people being lazy as accuracy about this university.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
DO NOT ATTEND THIS UNIVERSITY!!!!!!!!! DO NOT ATTEND THIS UNIVERSITY!!!!!!!!! DO NOT ATTEND THIS UNIVERSITY!!!!!!!!! DO NOT ATTEND THIS UNIVERSITY!!!!!!!!!They advertise being the number one online university. I've never in my education history encountered such a bad experience. For the amount of tuition that this university charges, you would believe you would have a better educational outcome. I am an advocate to not attend this university if you want support, respect, and a better education experience. Especially if you want to graduate on time and not be stuck with rude, unhelpful professors, and be left with paying more money out of pocket.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Location & Website
Address: 201 S Grant Ave
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Trimester
General Phone Number: +6147974700
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: franklin.edu
Financial aid office: Go to the page
Admissions office: Go to the page
Online application: Go to the page
Net price calculator: Go to the page
Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
Student-Right-to-Know student athlete graduation rate: Go to the page
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