In 2016, 1,973 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Polk State College. 63.1% of these graduates were women, and 36.9% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (1,178 graduates), meaning that there were 3.52 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 335 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Polk State College is $2,483, which is $4,508 less than the national median of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $9,933, which is 400% of the cost for in-state students, and is $4,508 less than the national median $6,991.
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The median in-state tuition at Polk State College is $2,483, which is $4,508 less than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $9,933, which is 400% of the cost for in-state students, and is $8,443 less than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.
After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $8,512.
In 2016, 46% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 13% of undergraduate students received federal loans.
Polk State College has a total enrollment of 11,364 students. The full-time enrollment at Polk State College is 3,529 students and the part-time enrollment is 7,835. This means that 31.1% of students enrolled at Polk State College are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Polk State College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 52.8%White, 21%Hispanic or Latino, 16.1%Black or African American, 2.84%Two or More Races, 2.27%Asian, 0.2%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.07%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at Polk State College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (9.9%), followed by WhiteMale (6.65%) and Hispanic or LatinoFemale (3.96%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A N/A (N/A), followed by N/A N/A (N/A) and N/A N/A (N/A).
In 2016, 515 more women than men graduated from Polk State College. The majority of students graduating from Polk State College are White. These 1,178 graduates mean that there were 3.52 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 335 graduates.
Polk State College has an endowment valued at nearly $13M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $18,175 (0.14%), compared to the N/A average return ($0 on $8.94M) across all Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges.
In 2015, Polk State College had a total expenditure of $80.7M. Of that $80.7M, they spent $34M on salaries and $7.61M on benefits.
Polk State College employs 156No academic ranks, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Polk State College are FemaleNo academic ranks (83), MaleNo academic ranks (73), and N/A N/A (N/A).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Polk State College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 104 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 97 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 32 employees.