Tuition & Fees

$34,050

$34,050

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
29%
400-499
49%
300-399
15%
200-299
1%
700-800
0
600-699
5%
500-599
31%
400-499
46%
300-399
17%
200-299
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
24%
400-499
51%
300-399
17%
200-299
2%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

45%

55%

male

female

1
12

teacher

students

More Student Details

Moderately Selective

79%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,981
Declined + 759
Total Received 3,740
More Admissions Details

Private (nonprofit)

1,662

undergraduate students

605

graduate students

More Student Details
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Education
  3. Mass Communication
More Majors

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
University of New Hampshire Durham, NH
New England College Henniker, NH
Assumption College Worcester, MA
Springfield College Springfield, MA
Plymouth State University Plymouth, NH
Boston University Boston, MA
Bryant University Smithfield, RI
Southern New Hampshire University Manchester, NH
Endicott College Beverly, MA
Lasell College Newton, MA
See All School Suggestions for You

Codes

SAT 3395
ACT 2509

Social Networks

School Facts

Franklin Pierce, founded in 1962, is a private university. Its 1,000-acre campus is located at the base of Mount Monadnock in southwestern New Hampshire; 20 miles from Keene, NH and 65 miles from Boston, MA.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,267
Established in 1962
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
•  APTA (American Physical Therapy Association)
•  ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education)
•  NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

Scholarships

Virtual Tour

Franklin Pierce University

Take the Tour!

Rindge, NH

1,200‐acre campus in Rindge (population: 6,014), 50 miles from Manchester and 65 miles from Boston; branch campuses in Lebanon, Manchester, and Portsmouth; Goodyear, AZ. Served by bus; major airport serves Boston; smaller airport serves Manchester; train serves Brattleboro, VT (40 miles). Shuttle to area airports provided by school.

Franklin Pierce University
40 University Drive
Rindge, NH 03461

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
87%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
95%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
13%
Top 1/4
30%
Top 1/2
52%
Bottom 1/2
48%
Bottom 1/4
10%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
29%
400-499
49%
300-399
15%
200-299
1%
700-800
0
600-699
5%
500-599
31%
400-499
46%
300-399
17%
200-299
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
24%
400-499
51%
300-399
17%
200-299
2%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $40
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required of some

Moderately Selective

79%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,981
Declined + 759
Total Received 3,740

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Recommendations
Secondary school record

Important

Class rank
Essay
Interview

Considered

Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Admissions Contact

Linda P. Quimby
Assistant Vice President of Enrollment
P: 800 437-0048
F: 603 899-4394
admissions@franklinpierce.edu

Cost

Tuition $31,500
Room $7,400
Board $5,300
Additional fees $2,550
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $47,950

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Scholarships

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Financial Aid Right Now

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
bowling
crew
cross-country
field hockey
football
golf
ice hockey
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
ECAC Hockey (Division III), Northeast-10 Conference (Division II)
Mascot
Ravens
School colors
crimson and gray
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Accounting/Finance
American Studies
Anthropology
Biology
Business Administration
Computer Information Technology
Criminal Justice
Education
Energy/Sustainability Studies
English
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Fine Arts
General Studies
Global Management
Graphic Communications
Health Administration
Health Sciences
Healthcare Administration
History
Human Services
Information Technology/Management
Leadership
Management
Marketing
Mass Communications
Music
Nursing
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant Studies
Political Science
Psychology
Public Health
R.N. to B.S.N.
Social Media
Social Work/Counseling
Sports Management
Sports Media
Sports/Recreation Management
Theatre Arts
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Undergraduate

73%

1,662
students

Female
55%
907

Male
45%
755

Graduate

27%

605
students

Female
61%
372

Male
39%
233

undergraduateFull-time

88%

1,465
students

Female
52%
761

Male
48%
704

undergraduatePart-time

12%

197
students

Female
75%
146

Male
25%
51

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
75%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

63%

Transfer applicants accepted

44%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

75

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 10
Countries most often represented Australia
Brazil
Canada
China
Japan
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes

International Student Contact

Patty Vorfeld
Director, International Study Initiatives
603 899-4108
vorfeldp@franklinpierce.edu

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!
^ TOP