Frostburg State University

Frostburg, MD

Frostburg State University

Frostburg, MD

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Tuition & Fees

$9,410

$23,510

not including housing and food

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
570
25th
460
75th
560
25th
450
75th
23
25th
15
75th
24
25th
16
75th
23
25th
17
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undergraduateRatios

48%

male

52%

female

15

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

73%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,191
Declined 1,144
Total Received 4,335
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Public

4,912

undergraduate students

938

graduate students

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School Facts

Frostburg State University, founded in 1898, is a public, comprehensive university. Its 260-acre campus is located in Frostburg, 100 miles southeast of Pittsburgh.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 5,850
Established in 1898
Coeducational Coeducational

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260-acre campus in Frostburg (population: 8,642), 11 miles from Cumberland; branch campus in Hagerstown. Served by bus; major airports serve Pittsburgh (100 miles) and Baltimore (150 miles); smaller airport and train serve Cumberland. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small town

Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD
21532

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
27%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
97%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
11%
Top 1/4
31%
Top 1/2
67%
Bottom 1/2
33%
Bottom 1/4
9%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
570
25th
460
75th
560
25th
450
75th
23
25th
15
75th
24
25th
16
75th
23
25th
17

Admissions Facts

Application fee $45
Other application fee (fee waived for Maryland Distinguished Scholars)
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Uknown
Common application accepted Yes
School has early action program Yes
Early action program application deadline November 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

73%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,191
Declined 1,144
Total Received 4,335

Admissions Factors

Required

Admission test scores
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record
Secondary School GPA

Recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Secondary School Rank
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders

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Financial Aid

65%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$7,764

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,700
Housing $5,700
Food $5,384
Additional fees $2,710
Books & supplies $1,500
Total $21,994
Average Financial Aid - $7,764
Total with Avg. Aid $14,230

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 301 687-4301
F: 301 687-7074
fsufinaid@frostburg.edu

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Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Field hockey yes
Football yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Other sports yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Swimming yes yes
Tennis yes yes
Track and field indoor yes yes
Track and field x country yes yes
Volleyball yes

Club Sports - Men's

lacrosse, rugby, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

rugby

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, dance, dodgeball, fitness challenge, flag football, floor hockey, gymnastics, indoor field hockey, indoor lacrosse, indoor soccer, softball, volleyball, Wiffle ball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Mountain East Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting. yes
Athletic Training/Trainer. yes yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Botany/Plant Biology, Other. yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes yes
Chemistry, General. yes
City/Urban, Community, and Regional Planning. yes
Computer Science. yes yes
Computer and Information Sciences, General. yes
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance. yes
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other. yes
Conservation Biology. yes
Counseling Psychology. yes
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration. yes
Criminal Justice/Police Science. yes
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies. yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
Economics, General. yes
Education, General. yes
Educational Leadership and Administration, General. yes
Elementary Education and Teaching. yes yes
Engineering, General. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental Science. yes
Exercise Science and Kinesiology. yes
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing. yes
Fine/Studio Arts, General. yes
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General. yes
Geography. yes
Geology/Earth Science, General. yes
Health/Health Care Administration/Management. yes
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other. yes
History, General. yes
Hospitality Administration/Management, General. yes
Information Science/Studies. yes
Information Technology. yes
International/Globalization Studies. yes
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching. yes
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. yes
Mass Communication/Media Studies. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. yes yes
Music, General. yes
Nursing Administration. yes
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) yes yes
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Facilities Management, General. yes
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies. yes
Philosophy. yes
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching. yes
Physical Sciences, Other. yes
Physician Associate/Assistant. yes
Physics, General. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Secondary Education and Teaching. yes yes
Social Sciences, General. yes
Social Work. yes
Sociology, General. yes
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels. yes
Wildlife Biology. yes yes
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Business Administration
  3. Psychology

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Engineering

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

5,850

total students

87%

in-state

13%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

84%

4,912
students

Female
52%
2,577

Male
48%
2,335

16%

938
students

Female
63%
589

Male
37%
349

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

77%

3,770
students

Female
47%
1,785

Male
53%
1,985

23%

1,142
students

Female
69%
792

Male
31%
350

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Student Break-down

8%
Nonresident aliens
29%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
50%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

3%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
College transcript(s) Required of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 34
Countries most often represented China
Ethiopia
France
Ghana
Saudi Arabia
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants International student center

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