About Furman University
Furman University was first established in 1826, it is a private, liberal arts, coeducational university located in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. Furman University is one of the oldest institutions in South Carolina.
Furman University offers majors and programs in over 42 field of studies. The university's Study away programs and Internships enable students to develop their skills and interests more effectively. It maintains a small-sized class with a student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1.
In the Washington Monthly's "Top US Liberal Arts Colleges Rankings", Furman University was ranked no. 15, whilst in the U.S. News and World Report, the university was ranked 42nd in 2011 list of the nation's top liberal arts schools. The university has also received high praise from The Fiske Guide to Colleges, The Princeton Review, The College Board College Handbook, as well as Peterson's Competitive Colleges.