Franklin Pierce University

country rank : 1207

world rank     : 3787

University Overview

  

Established in 1962, Franklin Pierce University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Rindge (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), New Hampshire. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Concord, Porstmouth, Lebanon, Goodyear. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Franklin Pierce University (FPU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Franklin Pierce University (FPU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 55 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. FPU 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

  

University Name(s)


Acronym
FPU


Founded
1962


Motto
Ex umbris ad lucem Out of darkness into light


Colours
Maroon and gray


Mascot
Raven


Yearly Tuition Range

  




uniRank Tuition Range Matrix

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Int’l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

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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 entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades

Admission Rate
Admission Rate 80-90%

Admission Office
40 University Drive
Rindge 03461-0060
+1 (603) 899 4050
800 437 0048

 

Size and Profile

  

Student EnrollmentTotal Enrolment Range
2,000-2,999

Academic StaffTotal Faculty Range
200-299

Control TypeControl Type
Private

Entity TypeEntity Type
Non-Profit

 

Facilities and Services 

  

LibraryUniversity Library
Yes Go to Franklin Pierce University's Library

HousingUniversity Housing and Accommodation
Yes

Sport FacilitiesUniversity Sport Facilities
Yes

Financial AidsUniversity Financial Aids
Yes

Study AbroadStudy Abroad and International Exchange Programs
Yes

Distance LearningDistance Learning and Online Courses
Yes

 

Accreditation

  

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation
1968


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)

 

Affiliations

  

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

 

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