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Francis Marion University

Florence, SC, USA
3.70 Average Rating

Francis Marion University is a public institution focused on liberal arts education. It is located in Florence, South Carolina, and is one of the most affordable colleges in the state. FMU has several partnerships with international colleges and students can study abroad in Germany, France, Ireland, and Canada, plus many more. A majority of students choose to study biology, psychology, or nursing.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
94%
Out-Of-State Students
4%
0
100
60%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
3,786
Total Number of Undergrads
3,460
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
15%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
41%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$11,935
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$20,126
Out-of-State Tuition
$39,695
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,296
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
32%
68%
Student Organizations
54
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Florence
Columbia
Charleston
Charlotte
Myrtle Beach
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$33,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.70 Average Rating
overall this is a very good school, with helpful professors. i give the school 8 out of 10.
Shunia from Columbia, SC
Francis Marion University is located in the small city of Florence, South Carolina, where there are limited things to be distacted from. Francis Marion University is an easy school to get into but a not so easy school to get out. This college requires you to work hard and appreciate education.
Kris from MT Pleasant, SC

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