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Framingham State University is a public institution situated in Framingham, Massachusetts. The location of Framingham State is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

49 Undergraduate Degrees
32 Graduate Degrees
$28,135 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
68% Acceptance Rate

Where Is Framingham State University?

Location of Framingham State University

Contact details for Framingham State are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 100 State Street, Framingham, MA 01701-9101
Phone: 508-620-1220

How Do I Get Into Framingham State?

You can apply to Framingham State online at:

Admission Requirements for Framingham State

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program required
Recommendations recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Framingham State?

68% Acceptance Rate
61% Of Accepted Are Women
92% Submit SAT Scores
Framingham State has an acceptance rate of 68%, which means it is fairly selective. Take that into account when you are working on your application and gathering requested materials. Do what you can to stand out among other applicants.

Approximately 38% of accepted students are men and 61% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 62%, and the acceptance rate for women is 72%.

Average Test Scores

About 92% of students accepted to Framingham State submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 480 and 570. Math scores were between 470 and 560.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Framingham State University  ( 480 to 570 )

SAT Math Scores for Framingham State University  ( 470 to 560 )
Framingham State received ACT scores from 6% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 18 and 23. Math scores were between 17 and 24. Composite scores were between 19 and 24.

ACT English Scores for Framingham State University  ( 18 to 23 )
ACT Math Scores for Framingham State University  ( 17 to 24 )
ACT Composite Scores for Framingham State University  ( 19 to 24 )

Can I Afford Framingham State University?

$28,135 Net Price
74% Take Out Loans
5.4% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Framingham State is $28,135. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Framingham State, approximately 74% of students took out student loans averaging $7,469 a year. That adds up to $29,876 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Framingham State is 5.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Framingham State University Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,421 Full-Time Undergraduates
58% Women
36% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,937 undergraduate students at Framingham State, with 3,421 being full-time and 516 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Framingham State

There are also 1,628 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,421 full-time undergraduates at Framingham State, 42% are male and 58% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Framingham State

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Framingham State University students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Framingham State Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 98
Black or African American 430
Hispanic or Latino 545
White 2,127
International Students 15
Other Races/Ethnicities 206

Geographic Diversity

Massachusetts students aren't the only ones who study at Framingham State University. At this time, 11 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 34 countries are represented at Framingham State. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Brazil, China, and India.

Online Learning at Framingham State University

670 Took All Classes Online
1,240 Took At Least One Class Online
-4.4% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 1 bachelor’s degree and 4 master’s degree programs available online at Framingham State. In 2017-2018, 1,240 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Framingham State has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of Framingham State

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Framingham State University was -4.4%. This is the #1,713 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Framingham State regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Framingham State University Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Master’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 49 0 49
Nursing Education 0 32 32
TOTAL 49 32 81


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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