Furman University

Acceptance Rate 71.35 %
SAT Average 1,331
2023 Tuition & Fees $55,772
Student Population 2,463
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $34,738

Academic Overview

Furman University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Greenville, South Carolina. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $55,772 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,233.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,463 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 71.35% and the graduation rate is 82% last year.
The salary after graduation from Furman University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $59,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Furman's tuition & fees is $55,772. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $12,233.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Furman. The acceptance rate of Furman is 71.35% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 12.82%. The average graduation rate is 82% and the transfer-out rate is 16%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $34,738 and 94% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,463 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Furman University is 71.35 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Furman University is 82 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Furman University is 16 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Furman University is 91 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Furman University is 2,463
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Furman University is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $34,738 at Furman University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613-6162
Online Applicationwww.furman.edu/admissions-aid/apply/prospective-first-year-students/
Financial Aidwww.furman.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.collegecostcalculator.org/FurmanUniversity
Disability Servicewww2.furman.edu/studentlife/accessibility/Pages/default.aspx

Offered Degrees

Furman offers 67 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree490
Post Bachelor's Degree30
Master's Degree120
Post Master's Degree30

Special Learning Opportunities

Furman University does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,406)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,202)

Veterans Benefits

Furman University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges