Florida Southern College

Acceptance Rate 52 %
SAT Average 1,193
Tuition & Fees $38,980
Student Population 3,154
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,838

Academic Overview

Florida Southern College Campus, Lakeland, FL
Florida Southern College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Lakeland, Florida. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $38,980 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,154 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 52% and the graduation rate is 68% last year.
The salary after graduation from Florida Southern College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $44,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Florida Southern College are $38,980. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $17,482 on average.
Florida Southern College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at FSC. The acceptance rate of FSC is 52% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16%. The average graduation rate is 68% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $22,838 and 96% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,154 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Florida Southern College is 52 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Florida Southern College is 68 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Florida Southern College is 82 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Florida Southern College is 3,154
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Florida Southern College is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,838 at Florida Southern College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

FSC offers 70 major programs through online and on-site education where 3 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree601
Master's Degree92
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10

Special Learning Opportunities

Florida Southern College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,150)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,600)

Veterans Benefits

Florida Southern College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges