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Franklin Pierce University (formerly Franklin Pierce College) is a private college founded in 1962. Its 1,000-acre campus is located at the base of Mount Monadnock, 20 miles from Keene, 65 miles from Boston.

Website: www.franklinpierce.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,628
Undergraduate
Students
(54.7%) 891 Women
(45.3%) 737 Men
561
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
79% of 5,240 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.91
SAT Math
22-82 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
17-18 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
4-8 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$54,266
Tuition and Fees
$38,200
Room and Board
$13,900
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Freshman Award
$27,276
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$41,661
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Other
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
93
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 38% of classes
20-29 students: 35% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Rindge Population
 6,014
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
89% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
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Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.4% Asian
7.2% Black/African-American
7.2% Hispanic/Latino
1.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
75.6% White
6.9% Unknown
International Students
2.9% from 15 countries
First-Year Students Returning
59.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
45.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
68%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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