78%

Acceptance Rate

$7,510

Avg.Financial Aid

002072

FAFSA Code

About Frostburg State University (FSU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

5,295

Website

www.frostburg.edu

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MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

101 Braddock Road

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3016874000
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

78%

SAT Range

930 - 1110

ACT Range

17 - 23

Application Fee

$45

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at FSU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $45. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 920-1140 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Frostburg State University, must score 20 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 17 are also given admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, Maryland 21532-1099. To gather more information, they can call them at (301) 687-4000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$13,980

Average Annual Cost

$6,600

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$2,572

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$10,082

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,056

Total One Year Cost

$23,810

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to FSU. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $31,700. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

77%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$102

Faculty Overview

58%

Male Professors

42%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

155 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

101 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

80 Graduates

Psychology, General

79 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

58 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

56 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

45 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

45 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

40 Graduates

Engineering, General

38 Graduates

Social Work

35 Graduates

Biology, General

34 Graduates

Sociology

33 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

30 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

29 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

29 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

24 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

20 Graduates

Political Science and Government

17 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

12 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

11 Graduates

History

10 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

10 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

9 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

9 Graduates

International/Global Studies

8 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

8 Graduates

Chemistry

8 Graduates

Economics

8 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

7 Graduates

Mathematics

7 Graduates

Music

7 Graduates

Philosophy

6 Graduates

Physical Sciences, Other

6 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

6 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

4 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

3 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Botany/Plant Biology

3 Graduates

City/Urban, Community and Regional...

3 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

4,639

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

38%

Full-time

82%

Part-time

18%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

51% White

1% Unknown

31% Black

5% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

9%

Out Of State

90%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$70,221 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

29%

Averege Housing Cost

$5,002/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,200/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,200/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bobcats

School Colors

red and black

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

New Jersey Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

337

Total Female Athletes

171

Intramural Sports

12

Sports Club

4

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At FSU, $10,682 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The average meal plan at FSU costs around $5,200 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At FSU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 48% and 52%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,600/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$8,250

$30,062

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$86 - 312

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

77%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,510

Students Receiving Federal Grants

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,995

Students Receiving State Aid

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,540

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

64%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,240

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$12,702

$30K - $48K

$9,927

$48K - $75K

$5,231

$75K - $110K

$1,725

> $110K

$1,309

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$15,935,573

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,678,662

The financial aid department of Frostburg State University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Frostburg State University is around $3,179 and the federal grant is $4,990. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $4,358, while the institutional aid is $3,179. At FSU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $15,935,573 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $4,678,662.

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