Francis Marion College
Francis Marion University
4822 East Palmetto Street
Florence, SC 29506
Francis Marion College, which is located just east of Florence, South Carolina, is a public liberal arts university that, since 1999, has been ranked as one of the South's top regional universities. US News and World Report has also given it the honor of being chosen as one of "America's Best Colleges".
With a student body of around 4,100 students, Francis Marion offers five different undergraduate degrees which are Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of General Studies and Bachelor of Science in Nursing. More than forty areas of study are also offered and include majors, co-op programs and pre-professional courses. Master's degree programs include Business, Education, Psychology and Nursing. The University's NCAA athletics offer six sports for both men and women. The University's school colors are red, white, and blue, and the mascot is a patriot.
Situated on an over 400 acre parcel woven with beautiful trails, forests and only about an hour from Myrtle Beach, FMU is also set in a prime location if you want to enjoy some of what the South has to offer.