Florida Southern College is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Lakeland, Florida. The campus is situated in a midsize city area and is home to 2,755 undergraduate students.
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Average Grant or Scholarship Aid
Address111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
Lakeland, Florida 33801-5698
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Financial Aid Website
Florida Southern College has an acceptance rate of 52%. The acceptance rate of 52% implies that for every 100 students that applied 52 students got accepted. 8,034 students appied to Florida Southern College. 52% of the students that applied got accepted, and 16% that that got accepted enrolled.
Number of Applicants
The SAT composite score at Florida Southern College ranged from 1120 to 1265. The ACT composite score at Florida Southern College ranged from 24 to 29.
|SAT Composite||1120 - 1265|
|ACT Composite||24 - 29|
The cost for undergraduate students to attend Florida Southern College for an academic year can be broken down into $36,860 for tuition, $780 for fees, $1,250 for books and supplies, $11,860 for room and board and $2,850 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.
Tuition and Fees
|Books and supplies||$1,250|
|Room and board||$11,860|
The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Florida Southern College is 68%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 65% compared to 69% for female undergraduate students.
The retention rate for undergraduate students at Florida Southern College is 82%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.
The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Florida Southern College is $44,400 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $27,000 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $55,200.
Mean Earnings After 10 Years
Earnings Range After 10 Years
Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years
The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Florida Southern College is 90% compared to 10% of former students 10 years after entry not working.
The largest programs/majors at Florida Southern College include "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 127 graduates followed by "Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication" with 67 graduates, "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 65 graduates, "Psychology, General" with 45 graduates and "Accounting and Related Services" with 44 graduates.
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||127|
|Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication||67|
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin||65|
|Accounting and Related Services||44|
ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.View all Programs and Majors