Framingham State Ranked Top Regional Public School by

Framingham State Ranked Top Regional Public School by

Dec 14, 2021

The college ranking website has ranked Framingham State University as the top regional public college in Massachusetts for 2022. This is the second year in a row FSU has earned the ranking. 

The site, which aims to help students in their pre-college journey by ranking colleges and programs across the country using aggregated publicly available data, has more than 500,000 monthly visitors.

The rankings are calculated through a unique scoring system, which includes student engagement, potential return on investment, and leading third-party evaluations. According to the site, it involved analyzing thousands of schools with comparable programs on a scale of 0 to 100. The methodology uses an algorithm that collects and analyzes multiple rankings into one score to easily compare each university’s degree programs.

In addition to the University’s overall ranking, also ranked the University highly in the following categories:

Best Master's in Nutrition Degree Programs | Ranked #2

Best Accounting Certificate Degree Program | Ranked #3

Best Online Master's in Science Education Programs | Ranked #14

Best Online Colleges in Massachusetts | Ranked #26

For more information about the methodology and rankings, visit

About Framingham State University

Framingham State University was founded in 1839 as the nation’s first public university for the education of teachers. Since that time, it has evolved into a vibrant, comprehensive liberal arts institution offering small, personalized classes on a beautiful New England campus. Today, the University enrolls more than 6,000 students with 58 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences and professional fields. As a State College and University (SCU), Framingham State prides itself on quality academic programs, affordability, and commitment to access for all qualified students.