Francis Marion UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Florence, South Carolina Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$11,160

Avg in-state tuition

$21,544

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Francis Marion University

Francis Marion University is a small public university located on a suburban campus in Florence, South Carolina. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,240, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 68%. The university offers 35 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 44%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,160, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,544.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

68% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 68%

Retention Rate 69%

Graduation Rate 44%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 900-1110

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-21

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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70%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

51%

Black

36%

Unknown

4%

Hispanic

3%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

60% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

60%

State Grant Aid

89%

Institution Grant Aid

32%

Pell Grant

60%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,290
State Grant Aid $4,701
Institution Grant Aid $5,314
Pell Grant Aid $5,013
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.