Fitchburg State University
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graduate tuition & fees
Number of Programs
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Fitchburg State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. Fitchburg State ranked 43rd in Massachusetts Colleges and 45th in Federal Region I.
It has a total enrollment of 6,674 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Fitchburg State's acceptance rate is 85.27% last year (undergraduate school).
Fitchburg State University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of Fitchburg State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||160 Pearl St, Fitchburg, MA 01420-2697|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Master's degree|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of Fitchburg State University is 85.27% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.48%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||85.27 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||19.48 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$50|
|Graduate Application Fees||$50|
Tuition & Fees
Fitchburg State's 2023 tuition & fees is $10,921 for Massachusetts residents and $17,001 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 1.59% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($16,735).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $6,012 for Massachusetts residents and $6,246 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 3.89% compared to the last year's rate.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$10,921||$17,001|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$6,012||$6,246|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 6,674 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,836 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Fitchburg State has 3,349 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,325 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Degree Information and Campus Life
Fitchburg State offers 110 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 10 out of the 110 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Fitchburg State
|Number of programs||110 Programs|
|Number of online programs||10 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
2 Year Certificate
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|