Florida State University

Acceptance Rate 32 %
SAT Average 1,285
Tuition & Fees $18,786
Student Population 43,569
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,897

Academic Overview

Florida State University Campus, Tallahassee, FL
Florida State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Tallahassee, Florida. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $5,656 for Florida residents and $18,786 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 43,569 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 32% and the graduation rate is 84% last year.
The salary after graduation from Florida State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $53,900. 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 State University are $5,656 for Florida residents and $18,786 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,553 for in-state students and $25,985 for out-of-state students.
Florida State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at FSU. The acceptance rate of FSU is 32% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 34%. The average graduation rate is 84% and the transfer-out rate is 5%. The average received amount of financial aid is $8,897 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 43,569 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Florida State University is 32 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Florida State University is 84 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Florida State University is 5 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Florida State University is 93 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Florida State University is 43,569
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Florida State University is 21 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,897 at Florida State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

FSU offers 272 major programs through online and on-site education where 17 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
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree950
Master's Degree10213
Post Master's Degree92
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship622
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

Florida State University 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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,676)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,196)

Veterans Benefits

Florida State University 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