Franklin University Switzerland

Switzerland

Franklin University Switzerland is a small, international university located in the southern Swiss city of Lugano. Founded in 1969, Franklin was among the first institutions to bring American Liberal Arts education to Europe, and it is the only liberal arts university in the world accredited in the United States and Switzerland. It is the only university in the world that offers interdisciplinary, experiential learning, placing Academic Travel at the core of its curriculum. Students at Franklin come from over 50 countries.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

Admissions Requirements

Transcript
No

Important Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2020 May 1, 2021
Fall Regular Decision June 15, 2020 May 1, 2020
Spring Regular Decision November 15, 2020 December 1, 2020
Other November 1, 2020 December 1, 2020

Admitted Student Stats

Average ACT Composite: 28
0
36

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
313
Total Number of Undergrads
308
Academic Calendar

Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
82%
20-39 Students
17%
0
100
55%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
62%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
8:1
US National: 21:1

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Aid & Grants

Student Loans

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Organizations
16
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
No

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
75%

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