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Franklin University

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About: Franklin was founded in 1902 in Columbus, Ohio, with the goal of meeting the needs of students who have the ambition to continue their education in combination with other responsibilities. Franklin continues this tradition today by offering high-quality, affordable, accessible degree programs to more than 10,000 non-traditional students annually from across the U.S. and around the world.

Benefits for Columbus State Graduates:

  • 3+1 program
    1. Take your first 3 years at Columbus State – at the lower tuition rate
    2. Transfer the maximum amount of credits and finish your 4th year at Franklin (online, on campus, or a combination or both)
    3. Earn your bachelor's degree from Franklin University
  • Free online application
  • Some D grades will transfer
  • Scholarships (PTK, Transfer, and other Awards)

Plans of Study

Franklin's Transfer Credit Calculator



Free Application Link

First Step

1. Become a Columbus State Student. Get Started Guide

2. Transfer information for Franklin University

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