Founded in 1894, we are a public institution, located in Fitchburg, MA, dedicated to integrating high-quality professional programs with strong liberal arts and science studies.
- An education of a private college for one-third the cost
- More than 30 undergraduate and 22 graduate programs
- Average class size of 21 students
- Student-to-faculty ratio of 17:1
- A thriving community of 3,500 undergraduates and 4,100 full- and part-time graduate students
- Offering internships at more than 600 companies and organizations
- An excellent job placement track record
- Study abroad opportunities
- More than 60 diverse, student-run clubs and organizations
- NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletics
- Over $23 million in financial aid granted yearly to 80% of our students - including merit and need-based scholarships
View our entire At-a-Glance information sheet (PDF) for a more detailed overview of Fitchburg State University.