Franklin University

NCSC to Franklin University 3+1 Program

Franklin University partners with North Central State College so that you can have a quicker, more affordable education. Complete three years at North Central State College and finish up with one year of Franklin University classes online!

Franklin prides itself on being 100% focused on the individual, their needs, goals and values, in addition to flexibility and adorable education options. We offer several other benefits over other 4-year institutions, including, but not limited to:

  • Generous transfer credits
  • 100% online and evening options
  • Flexible scheduling
  • No hidden fees
  • Full access to academic offerings
  • User-friendly online experience
  • Academic support services
  • Professional tutoring and research support

Rebecca L Donatelli, your Franklin University Admissions Advisor, visits all NCSC throughout the month and can meet with you face-to-face, or set up a phone appointment at your convenience. Appointments allow you to learn more about our 3 + 1 programs, how to start the admissions process, and unofficial evaluations conducted at no charge. Click here to schedule.


  • You do not have to wait to graduate from NCSC before applying to Franklin University. Applications are valid for 1 year.
  • Apply early to take advantage of the scholarships available for transfer students.
  • Reach out to your Franklin University Admissions Advisor as soon as you know you are interested in continuing your education.