Framingham State University

Framingham, MA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,035
Graduate Enrollment: 1,282
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 83.8%

Male/Female: 40% / 60% (2017)

First generation college students: 32.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 3.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.5% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,092
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 990 - 1175

2022 Median Admit ACT: 29
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 26 - 31

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 77.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 61.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 52.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 43.3% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 57.4%
Black: 15.2%
Hispanic: 17.9%
Asian: 3.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 4.2%
Non-resident alien: 1.1%
Unknown race: 0.9%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $23,678
In-State tuition: $11,380
Out-of-State tuition: $17,460

Estimated books and supplies: $1,200 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $13,040 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,380 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $13,040 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $2,380 (2022)

Average Family Income: $77,882 (2017)
Median Family Income: $55,277 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 35.3%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 60.5%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $265 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $11,944
$30k-48k $13,069
$48k-75k $16,702
$75k-110k $20,290
$110k+ $22,478

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 37%
6-year graduation rate: 51%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.2% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $9,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $18,028 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $18,750 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 80.5% (2015)
@3 year 82.2% (2017)
@5 year 89.4% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 61.9% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 64.6% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $41,396 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $51,983 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 47 $59,931 ($4,994) $71,597 ($5,966)
Bachelor's Degree Food Science and Technology. 1
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 14 $36,609 ($3,051)
Bachelor's Degree Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other. 46 $25,000 $254 $36,287 ($3,024) $47,668 ($3,972)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 42 $25,673 $265 $58,896 ($4,908)
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 9
Master's Degree Educational/Instructional Media Design. 5
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 15
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 26
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 5
Bachelor's Degree History. 22 $27,000 $286 $36,947 ($3,079)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 23 $50,437 ($4,203)
Master's Degree Public Administration. 22 $54,572 ($4,548)
Bachelor's Degree Criminology. 60 $25,974 $265 $41,126 ($3,427) $52,600 ($4,383)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 9
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 5 $35,891 ($2,991) $48,506 ($4,042)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 9 $34,361 ($2,863)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 48 $27,000 $286 $35,630 ($2,969) $43,642 ($3,637)
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 23 $27,000 $265 $22,580 ($1,882) $39,989 ($3,332)
Master's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 11
Graduate/Professional Certificate Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 1
Master's Degree Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services. 23 $52,061 ($4,338)
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 49 $23,000 $81,144 ($6,762)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 32
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 80 $26,000 $265 $43,227 ($3,602) $50,799 ($4,233)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 3
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 30 $26,348 $265 $46,513 ($3,876)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 20 $27,000 $276 $46,889 ($3,907)
Master's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 12
Graduate/Professional Certificate Human Resources Management and Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 2
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 24 $25,000 $48,915 ($4,076)
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 34 $25,962 $259 $42,639 ($3,553)
Master's Degree Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language. 55 $54,212 ($4,518)
Master's Degree Education, Other. 145
Graduate/Professional Certificate Education, Other. 26
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Master's Degree Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Business Services. 3
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 2
Bachelor's Degree Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services. 46 $26,674 $245 $38,387 ($3,199) $51,400 ($4,283)
Master's Degree Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services. 19
Bachelor's Degree Apparel and Textiles. 29 $26,000 $276 $33,325 ($2,777) $42,903 ($3,575)
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 42 $27,000 $273 $35,037 ($2,920) $40,439 ($3,370)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 33 $23,250 $217 $36,555 ($3,046) $43,637 ($3,636)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 36 $24,999 $239 $35,100 ($2,925)
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 3
Master's Degree Biotechnology. 5
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 15 $45,845 ($3,820)
Bachelor's Degree International/Global Studies. 3
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 10
Bachelor's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 4
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 93 $26,810 $265 $33,599 ($2,800) $50,073 ($4,173)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $85,752
Full time faculty: 60%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 11.0

School's endowment start of year: $47,346,136 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $57,660,378 (2022)