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Getting Started at Franklin University

If you're ready to earn your degree, we're ready to help you get started

View our online open house

Find out how Franklin University passes the test for adults looking for to earn a degree while balancing other commitments. Through our self-guided Online Open House, you can explore Franklin at your own pace. Hear Franklin alumni talk about their experiences at Franklin and the impact their Franklin degree has had on their life.

Find out what you can expect as a Franklin Student - View our Online Open House

Learn about our admission process

From applying online to new student orientation, and everything in between, we'll walk you through the process step-by-step. 

Start your application

It's easy to get started - complete an online application for admission to Franklin University. Once your application has been processed, a Franklin University Admissions representative will contact you as soon as possible to help create a degree plan that is perfect for you. You can also download the myFranklin Mobile App to check your admissions status in real-time.

Transfer your credits to Franklin

You may be closer to earning your degree than you think! Learn about transferring your previously earned college credits to Franklin, or use our transfer credit equivalency tool to estimate the number of credits you could transfer to Franklin, how much money those credits are worth, and how quickly you can finish your bachelor's degree.

Get more information

Choosing to earn your degree is a big decision. Get answers to all your questions by filling out our information request form or visiting our Back to College Blog.

Browse our viewbooks

Undergraduate Viewbook

Earn your bachelor’s degree on your terms. Franklin’s generous transfer policy helps you make the most of your previously earned credit so you can finish your degree quickly and affordably at one of more than 20 locations or online. Choose from more than 35 in-demand undergraduate majors.

Graduate Viewbook

Take your career to the next level with a master’s degree. Franklin’s programs are grounded in theory and designed for practice, so you’ll be able to apply what you learn right away. All degree programs are available 100 percent online and you can complete your degree in as few as 14 months, which means you can get ahead without falling behind on everything else.

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