Frostburg State University

Frostburg State University

Frostburg, Maryland


Frostburg State University

Frostburg State University is a public, four or more years institution located in Frostburg, Maryland. The campus is situated in a small suburb area and is home to 4,429 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Frostburg State University?

Admission into Frostburg State University is somewhat competitive with an acceptance rate of 80%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 77% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 83%.

What SAT score is required for Frostburg State University?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 920 to 1140.

What ACT score is required for Frostburg State University?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 17 to 23.

How much does it cost to attend Frostburg State University?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Frostburg State University for an academic year is $9,410 (in-state) / $23,510 (out-of-state). Including the cost of living of $15,240 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $9,410 (in-state) / $23,510 (out-of-state) to $24,650 (in-state) / $38,750 (out-of-state) for an academic year. 92% of undergraduate students at Frostburg State University receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $16,380.

What degrees are offered at Frostburg State University?

The degrees offered at Frostburg State University include "less than one year certificate", "bachelor's degree", "master's degree", "post-master's certificate" and "doctor's degree - research/scholarship".

What are the popular majors at Frostburg State University?

The most popular programs/majors at Frostburg State University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin", "Business Administration, Management and Operations"" and "Psychology, General".

What is the graduation rate at Frostburg State University?

The graduation rate at Frostburg State University is 49%.

What is the debt of graduating Frostburg State University students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Frostburg State University students is $15,750 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $47,200.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

15

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

Bachelor's degree

Master's degree

Post-master's certificate

Doctor's degree - research/scholarship

City

Frostburg

College Type

Public

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Small Suburb

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$7,207

General

Address

101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, Maryland 21532-1099

College Website

www.frostburg.edu

Admissions

Frostburg State University has an acceptance rate of 80%. The acceptance rate of 80% implies that for every 100 students that applied 80 students got accepted. 3,072 students appied to Frostburg State University. 80% of the students that applied got accepted, and 30% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

3,072

Acceptance Rate

80%

The SAT composite score at Frostburg State University ranged from 920 to 1140. The ACT composite score at Frostburg State University ranged from 17 to 23.

SAT Composite920 - 1140
ACT Composite17 - 23
Application Fee$45
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Costs to Attend

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Frostburg State University for an academic year can be broken down into $6,700 for tuition, $2,710 for fees, $1,500 for books and supplies, $10,682 for room and board and $3,058 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$9,410
In-state tuition$6,700
In-state fees$2,710
Books and supplies$1,500
Room and board$10,682
Other expenses$3,058

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Frostburg State University for an academic year can be broken down into $20,800 for tuition, $2,710 for fees, $1,500 for books and supplies, $10,682 for room and board and $3,058 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$23,510
Out-of-state tuition$20,800
Out-of-state fees$2,710
Books and supplies$1,500
Room and board$10,682
Other expenses$3,058
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Students

Frostburg State University has 4,429 undergradute students. 48% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 52% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

4,429

Enrollment by gender

48%

48% men

52%

52% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Frostburg State University is 49%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 43% compared to 58% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Frostburg State University is 74%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

49%

Graduation Rate by Gender

43%

43% men

58%

58% women

Retention Rate

74%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Frostburg State University is $47,200 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $28,700 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $60,700.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$47,200

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$28,700 - $60,700

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

79%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Frostburg State University is 91% compared to 9% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

91%

91% percent_working

9%

9% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Frostburg State University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 160 graduates followed by "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 125 graduates, "Psychology, General" with 76 graduates, "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities" with 71 graduates and "Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods" with 65 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin160
Business Administration, Management and Operations125
Psychology, General76
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities71
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods65

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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