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About Framingham State University


Location: Framingham, Massachusetts (20 miles west of Boston)

Founded: 1839

Status: Public, four-year coeducational (undergraduate and graduate)

Campus: 73 acres, traditional New England campus

President: Dr. F. Javier Cevallos

Degrees: BA, BS, BSEd, MA, MS, MEd, MBA, MSN

Programs: 26 undergraduate majors; 25 graduate programs; 45 minors

Accreditation: New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission American Dietetic Association Commission on Accreditation/Approval for Dietetics Education, American Chemical Society

Team Name and Colors: Rams, Black and Gold

Framingham State University

Framingham State University offers small, personalized classes to undergraduate and graduate students on a beautiful and traditional New England campus. As a public university, Framingham State prides itself on its quality academic programs, affordability, and commitment to access for all qualified students.

Student success is central to the mission of the University. Many options are available for student support, including programs to help freshmen transition to the University. The University also has a well-developed honors program for exceptional students.

When students are asked why they chose to attend Framingham State University, they mention its outstanding academic reputation, interesting course offerings, exciting location, sense of community spirit, and, of course, its affordable cost.

The breadth of programs offered by Framingham State University reflects diverse faculty expertise. Its many undergraduate programs range from Art to Biology to Communication Arts, while graduate offerings include the MBA, MEd, and MS. The University also has undergraduate degree evening programs along with online courses.