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Study at Frostburg State University

Frostburg State University is a four-year university located in Frostburg, Maryland. It was established in 1898 as the State Normal School of Maryland. The campus is spread across an area of over 250 acres. The university offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse Course Topics. It is organized into the following academic divisions:

  • College of Business
  • College of Education
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
FSU sponsors a student-run, weekly newspaper known as The Bottom Line. The university fields both men's and women's sports teams, which are known as the Bobcats.

Profile of Frostburg State University

Frostburg State is found in Frostburg, MD. Frostburg is a self-contained town. The school is a public institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Master's degree at Frostburg State.

Course Topics

The school is known for its programs in fine arts and education and teaching.

Frostburg State Selectivity

Admission to Frostburg State is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 430. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 420 and 540.


Frostburg State has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Enrolment

Students numbered 4, 993 in 2007 at the school.

Student Life

Frostburg State offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school offers students meal plans. Frostburg State values student athletics, and belongs to the Eastern College Athletic Conference.

Frostburg State Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Education and Teaching256education, early childhood education, elementary school teaching, secondary teaching, physical education teaching, business teaching, special ed, instructional media design
Liberal Arts200liberal arts and sciences, social services, English, sociology, political science, speech and rhetoric, history, economics, . . .
Business and Management192business management, accounting, actuarial science
Therapy and Counselling102psychology, substance abuse Counselling, Counselling psychology, clinical child psychology
Science60biology, physics, chemistry, wildlife biology, conservation biology, geology, botany and plant biology
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy52parks and recreation studies, exercise science, athletic trainer, parks and recreation management
Computer Science and Engineering51computer science, computer and media applications, computer and info science, computer networking, computer programming, computer services management
Media44mass communication
Security and Law Enforcement42criminal justice and safety, criminal justice and administration
Fine Arts39fine arts
Family and Social Work26social work, public administration
Drama and Performing Arts10drama, dance
Conservation and Resource Management7environmental science, wildlife management
Architecture and Planning6urban planning
Religion and Philosophy6philosophy
Design4graphic design
Medical administration1health care administration

Contact: Frostburg State

Frostburg State University

101 Braddock Road

Frostburg, MD 21532-1099

General Phone: (301) 687-4000


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