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This Fall 2022 semester Franklin welcomed approximately 180 new students

This Fall 2022 semester Franklin welcomed approximately 180 new students

This Fall '22 semester Franklin  welcomed approximately 180 new students, bringing the total number of  students present on campus during this academic year up to 396.


Discover more about the newest Franklin Falcons with these stats, facts, and figures:


  • Number of incoming students: 166 Undergraduate and 10 Graduate (including 4 returning graduate students);

  • Number of degree-seeking undergraduate students: 116 (including 3 Global BA 2+2);

  • Number of countries: 35;

  • Number of dual passport holders: 36;

  • Number of languages: 15;

  • Number of states representing the United States: 32;

  • Number of high schools represented: 158;

  • Highest high school GPA (avg 3.3): 4.0;

  • Farthest number of kilometers traveled to attend Franklin University Switzerland by a student: 12412.76 km (Honolulu, Hawaii).


A closer look:

  • Countries represented: Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria,  Canada, China, Costa Rica, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, India,  Italy, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Oman,  Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa,  Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Turkmenistan, UK, USA, and  Uzbekistan

  • States representing the United States: Arizona, California,  Colorado, Connecticut, Washington D.C., Florida, Georgia, Hawaii,  Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine,  Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New  York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin;

  • Top 5 most popular academic areas of interest: International  Management, International Relations, Psychology, Finance, and  Communication and Media Studies;

  • Top feeder schools (2 or more students): Institut Auf Dem Rosenberg  (CH), Woodrow Wilson High School (US), Chapman University (US), Emerson  College (US), Jeddah Knowledge School (SA), Marist College (US), Modern American School (JO), Monte Vista High School (US), Palos Verde High  School (US), Sonora High School (US), TASIS - American School in  Switzerland (CH), Southern Methodist University (US), and University of  Southern California (US);


While the university welcomes the class of 2026, our admissions  counselors are traveling the globe, hosting on-campus visits and already  looking ahead to the Spring '23 and Fall '23 semesters.



To find your counselor and schedule a time to meet please follow the link on this page



Thinking of applying to Franklin? Learn all about our application process at this link.