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Franklin College Switzerland is a private institution that was founded in 1969. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 413, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 7 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $40,720 (2013-14).
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Franklin College Switzerland places a strong emphasis on cross-cultural perspectives, advocating that international studies should be an integral part of a college education. Franklin students and faculty come from every corner of the globe, further strengthening international study and experiences. Franklin is fully accredited in the United States by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and in Switzerland by the Swiss University Conference. This dual international accreditation allows our students to apply to graduate programs in the U.S., U.K. and Europe.
|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Franklin College Switzerland, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling, and the early action deadline is December 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due May 15. The application fee at Franklin College Switzerland is $90. It has an an early acceptance rate of 66.2 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||N/A|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||May 15|
The student-faculty ratio at Franklin College Switzerland is 10:1, and the school has 67.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Franklin College Switzerland include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Social Sciences; Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; and Natural Resources and Conservation.
|4-year graduation rate||51%|
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Franklin College Switzerland has a total undergraduate enrollment of 413, with a gender distribution of 33.4 percent male students and 66.6 percent female students. At this school, 89 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 11 percent of students live off campus.
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|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||N/A|
Campus Info & Services
Franklin College Switzerland offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. Franklin College Switzerland also offers campus safety and security services like late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Franklin College Switzerland, 20 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Franklin College Switzerland.
|Students who have cars on campus||20%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
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|Tuition and fees||$40,720 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$11,200 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data