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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
5.32% growth from 2015
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Acceptance Rate
6,192 Applicants
2016 Enrolled Students
88.5% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
358 Graduates

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The median tuition at Florida Southern College is $32,450, which is $240 more than the national median tuition of $32,210.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $24,206.

In 2016, 94% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 65% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Florida Southern College received 6,192 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 0.03% annual growth. Out of those 6,192 applicants, 2,820 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 45.5% acceptance rate.

There were 2,977 students enrolled at Florida Southern College in 2016, and 40% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Florida Southern College has an overall enrollment yield of 23%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

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Florida Southern College has a total enrollment of 2,977 students. The full-time enrollment at Florida Southern College is 2,635 students and the part-time enrollment is 342. This means that 88.5% of students enrolled at Florida Southern College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Florida Southern College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 72.3% White, 11.4% Hispanic or Latino, 6.35% Black or African American, 2.42% Asian, 1.61% Two or More Races, 0.6% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Florida Southern College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (37.9%), followed by White Male (20.2%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (5.41%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (5.01%), followed by White Male (1.41%) and Black or African American Female (1.31%).

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In 2016, 178 more women than men graduated from Florida Southern College. The majority of students graduating from Florida Southern College are White. These 402 graduates mean that there were 5.15 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 78 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Florida Southern College is General Business Administration & Management with 117 graduates, followed by Registered Nursing with 50 graduates and General Biological Sciences with 39 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Florida Southern College, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Philosophy and Religious Studies, with 9 graduates, followed by Communications with 64 graduates and Biology with 68 graduates.


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Florida Southern College has an endowment valued at nearly $79.2M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.76M (3.48%), compared to the 1.44% average return ($414,206 on $28.9M) across all Master's Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Florida Southern College had a total expenditure of $70.3M. Of that $70.3M, they spent $24M on salaries and $5.74M on benefits.

Florida Southern College employs 56 Assistant professors, 30 Associate professors, and 25 Professors. Most academics at Florida Southern College are Female Assistant professors (35), Male Assistant professors (21), and Male Associate professors (19).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Florida Southern College are: Service, with 82 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 53 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 51 employees.



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