Transformative liberal arts

PURSUE YOUR BEST SELF.

Professors who are on your side and in your corner?

WE CALL THEM FACULTY ADVOCATES.

A community of

LEARNERS AND FRIENDS

WHAT WILL YOU

Pursue?

Our Mission

A Franklin College education fosters independent thinking, innovation, leadership and action for ever-changing professions and a globally connected world.

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Franklin College is nationally recognized as a premier college for engaged learning in the liberal arts and sciences, inspiring students to think independently, to question critically and to live, lead and serve meaningfully.

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Events and Lectures

Former NFL Player to Speak at Franklin College

Former NFL player Wade Davis II will present the third and final lecture in the college’s 2019-20 Convocation Lecture Series…

Posted Jan 21, 2020

Campus News

Prather Named College’s Acting President

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has appointed Kerry Prather as acting president of the college, effective immediately. Prather, who…

Posted Jan 14, 2020

Events and Lectures

Join Us for the Convocation Lecture: “The Relentless Pursuit of Dr. King’s Dream Today”

Franklin College will host the second lecture in its 2019-20 Convocation Lecture Series on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, as part…

Posted Jan 7, 2020


Thursday, February 27, 2020


College Welcomes Former NFL Player Wade Davis to Campus

Former NFL player Wade Davis II will present the third and final lecture in the college’s 2019-20 Convocation Lecture Series…

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