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Transfer Information: Frostburg State University

For students and transfer ambassadors to help with the transfer research process.

Transfer Information


Institution Description

  • Type: 4-year, Public, through Doctorate degrees
  • Size: ~ 5,200 students (NCES), primarily residential (MSCHE)
  • Location: 101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, Maryland, 21532-1099
  • National Recognition:
  • Ethnicity

Transfer Admission

  • Admission Profile: selective?  Yes
    • Acceptance Rate: 80% (NCES)
  • Admission Requirements
  • Admission Process: Frostburg application
  • Deadlines: rolling, Early Action by Nov. 15, Regular Decision by Feb. 1) (FSU)
  • Fees
    •  application fee: $45 (fee waiver possible)


  • Estimated Cost of Attendance
    • Annual Tuition and fees for full time 12-18 credits: $9,400 (in-state), $23,500 (out-of-state) (NCES)
    • Room and board: $11, 200 (NCES)

Financial Aid and Scholarships


  • Student/Teacher Ratio: 17:1 (MHEC); “90% of classes have fewer than 30 students” (FSU)
  • Academic Programs
  • Limited Admission Programs
  • Honors


  • Degree Completion
    • Six-year graduation rate: 49% (NCES)
  • Freshman Retention Rate: 74% (2019, FSU)

Frostburg State University links

FSU website

MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

Maryland Higher Education Commission


U.S. Dept. of Education College Scorecard

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