Frostburg State University

country rank : 447

world rank     : 1240

University Overview

  

Founded in 1898, Frostburg State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Frostburg (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Maryland. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Hagerstown. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Frostburg State University (FSU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Frostburg State University (FSU) 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 119 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 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. FSU 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
FSU


Founded
1898


Motto
Discover Frostburg


Colours
Red, black and white


Mascot
Bob Cat


Yearly Tuition Range

  




uniRank Tuition Range Matrix

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int’l student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 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 50-60%

Admission Office
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg 21532-2303
+1 (301) 687 4201

 

Size and Profile

  

Student EnrollmentTotal Enrolment Range
6,000-6,999

Academic StaffTotal Faculty Range
600-699

Control TypeControl Type
Public

Entity TypeEntity Type
Non-Profit

 

Facilities and Services 

  

LibraryUniversity Library
Yes Go to Frostburg State 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
Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation
1953


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • Master’s in Psychology Accreditation Council (MPAC)

 

Affiliations

  

  • University System of Maryland
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • Capital Athletic Conference (CAC)

 

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