Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research provides reliable, consistent, and comprehensive data and analyses to support the College’s strategic initiatives and decision-making. This includes current, historical, and longitudinal data as well as comparisons to peer institutions and national standards.


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View Common Data Set (CDS) from the last few years. More CDS files are available upon request. Please contact

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Franklin & Marshall College is an accredited institution and a member of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE or the Commission) Franklin & Marshall's accreditation status is Accreditation Reaffirmed. The Commission's most recent action on the institution's accreditation status on June 27, 2019 was to reaffirm accreditation. MSCHE is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education to conduct accreditation and pre-accreditation (candidate status) activities for institutions of higher education including distance, correspondence education and direct assessment programs offered at those institutions. The Commission's geographic area of accrediting activities is throughout the United States.