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Effective immediately, Franklin University is expanding its advising hours at the
Columbus State University Transfer Center to 4 days a week.
Monday-Thursday 9a.m.-5p.m. in Aquinas Hall, Room 126
On-site Franklin University Representatives
Mondays & Tuesdays – David Kerr, 614.947.6079
Wednesdays & Thursdays – Doug Peacock, 614.947.6713

Open registration for Franklin’s fall term begins Monday July 6th.

Contact us to set your advising appointment today! Walk-ins are also welcome.


About: Franklin was founded in 1902 in Columbus, Ohio, with the goal of meeting the needs of students who have the ambition to continue their education in combination with other responsibilities. Franklin continues this tradition today by offering high-quality, affordable, accessible degree programs to more than 10,000 non-traditional students annually from across the U.S. and around the wor

Benefits for Columbus State Graduates:ld.

  • 3+1 program
    1. Take your first 3 years at Columbus State – at the lower tuition rate
    2. Transfer the maximum amount of credits and finish your 4th year at Franklin (online, on campus, or a combination or both)
    3. Earn your bachelor's degree from Franklin University
  • Free online application
  • Some D grades will transfer
  • Scholarships (PTK, Transfer, and other Awards)

Plans of Study

Franklin's Transfer Credit Calculator



Free Application Link

First Step

1. Become a Columbus State Student. Get Started Guide

2. Transfer information for Franklin University

Contact:David Kerr,