College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs Francis Marion University
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $9,568 $19,136
Required fees $532 $532
Room & board (on campus) $7,472 $7,472
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $4,515 $4,510
Total $22,087 $31,650
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $8,504 (98% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $5,389 (91% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 78%
Average indebtedness at graduation $38,648
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress Francis Marion University
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 69%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 79%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: Francis Marion University
Total students 3,947
Total undergraduates 3,584
Average age of undergraduates 21
Women 2,450 (68%)
Men 1,134 (32%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life Francis Marion University
Students per faculty 15 to 1
Women faculty 50%
Faculty of color 11%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 81%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 65%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information Francis Marion University
Term Fall 2015
New Student Applications
Francis Marion University

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.