Find Nursing Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Franklin University

Find Schools Near

Franklin University Nursing Programs

Franklin University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Columbus, Ohio. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

54 Undergraduate Degrees
$22,877 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)

Best Nursing Schools

Franklin University Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Franklin University.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#44 Best Value Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Franklin University?

Location of Franklin University

Contact details for Franklin University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 201 S Grant Ave, Columbus, OH 43215-5399
Phone: 614-797-4700

How Do I Get Into Franklin University?

You can apply to Franklin University online at:

Since Franklin University has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Franklin University?

$22,877 Net Price
71% Take Out Loans
8.2% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Franklin University is $22,877. 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 Franklin University, approximately 71% of students took out student loans averaging $5,857 a year. That adds up to $23,428 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Franklin University is 8.2%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Franklin University Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,490 Full-Time Undergraduates
52% Women
22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 4,261 undergraduate students at Franklin University, with 1,490 being full-time and 2,771 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Franklin University

There are also 1,770 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,490 full-time undergraduates at Franklin University, 48% are male and 52% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Franklin University

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Franklin University Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 26
Black or African American 208
Hispanic or Latino 28
White 809
International Students 46
Other Races/Ethnicities 373

Geographic Diversity

Ohio students aren't the only ones who study at Franklin University. At this time, 4 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 50 countries are represented at Franklin University. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Mexico, and Poland.

Online Learning at Franklin University

3,663 Took All Classes Online
4,061 Took At Least One Class Online
-0.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 32 bachelor’s degree and 11 master’s degree programs available online at Franklin University. In 2017-2018, 4,061 students took at least one online class at the school.

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


This school is the 19th most popular in Ohio for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Franklin University

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Franklin University was -0.1%. This is the #72 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Franklin University regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Franklin University ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Franklin University.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Registered Nursing #39
Nursing #49

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%.

Franklin University Nursing Concentrations

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

Major Bachelor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 54 54
TOTAL 54 54


*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.

Featured Schools

Find Nursing Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited nursing schools across the U.S.