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Fitchburg State University

Fitchburg, MA
University Website: www.fitchburgstate.edu
Apply Online: www.fitchburgstate.edu/admissions/applying/
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Fitchburg State University, also called Fitchburg State, is a four-year public institution of higher learning with a compact urban campus, in the city of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States. Fitchburg State University has over 3,500 undergraduate and over 1650 graduate/continuing education students, for a total student body enrollment over 5200. The College offers postgraduate certificates, bachelor's degrees, and master's degrees (including the MBA) in more than 25 academic disciplines. The main campus, the McKay Campus School, and athletic fields comprise 79 acres (320,000 m²) in the city of Fitchburg; the biological study fields comprise 120 acres (490,000 m²) in the neighboring towns of Lancaster, Leominster, and Lunenburg.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $7,050.00 avg tuition

160 Pearl St
Fitchburg, MA 01420-2697
(978) 345-2151

Apply online Admissions:
www.fitchburgstate.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.fitchburgstate.edu/finaid

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Fitchburg State University

Statistics:
Applied 3,492
Admitted 2,388 68%
Enrolled total 731
Full Time: 721
Part Time 10
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 460 550
SAT Math 460 550
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 20 24
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 73%
4-year graduation rate 25%
6-year graduation rate 52%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Fitchburg State University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $970.00 $970.00 $7,050.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $7,330.00 $7,330.00 $7,330.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $346.00 $346.00 $600.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $2,700.00 $2,700.00 $2,700.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $2,286.00 $2,286.00 $2,286.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $277.00 $277.00 $277.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,256.00 $6,020.00 $2,500.00
Other Expenses $1,850.00 $2,000.00 $2,500.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $800.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 88%
Percent receiving grant aid 71%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,468.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 71%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,826.00

Fitchburg State University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architectural Technology/Technician X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Biology Teacher Education X X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
Education, General X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X X
History Teacher Education X X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Secondary School Administration/Principalship X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education X
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Industrial Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Facilities Planning and Management X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling X
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor X
Nursing Practice X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Geology/Earth Science, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Counseling Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Human Services, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Geography X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X
Design and Visual Communications, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine and Studio Arts Management X
Photography X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X

Scholarships for Students in Massachusetts

Name Amount Deadline
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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