Florida Southern College

Acceptance Rate 57.00 %
SAT Average 1,180
2023 Tuition & Fees $40,500
Student Population 3,386
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $26,284

Academic Overview

Florida Southern College Campus, Lakeland, FL
Florida Southern College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Lakeland, Florida. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
Florida Southern College is affiliated with United Methodist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $40,500 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $18,015.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,386 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 57.00% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, FSC's tuition & fees is $40,500. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $18,015.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at FSC. The acceptance rate of FSC is 57.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 12.01%. The average graduation rate is 68% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $26,284 and 97% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,386 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 57.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Florida Southern College is 68 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Florida Southern College is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Florida Southern College is 3,386
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 $26,284 at Florida Southern College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801-5698
Online Applicationwww.flsouthern.edu/applynow
Financial Aidwww.flsouthern.edu/undergraduate/financial-aid.aspx
Net Price Calculatorwww.flsouthern.edu/undergraduate/financial-aid/net-price-calculator.aspx
Disability Servicewww.flsouthern.edu/campus-resources/student-disability-services.aspx

Offered Degrees

FSC offers 76 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 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
Doctorate (Research)20
Doctorate (Practical)20
Post-Bachelor's Certificate10
Post-Master's Certificate20

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:2,329)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,800)

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