From its campus in Greenville, South Carolina, Furman University offers academic programs as a private institution. The school offers programs that prepare learners for the workforce. Degree-seekers benefit from academically rigorous programs at an affordable price. The school offers nationally ranked programs in diverse fields. Data on the school's average cost per credit is unavailable. As an accredited institution, degree-seekers qualify for federal student aid programs, such as the Pell Grant. Learners at the institution choose from academic and technical programs. Depending on their program, enrollees complete foundational courses, technical classes, and general education requirements. Furman University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, an independent accrediting body.