Nova Southeastern University

Acceptance Rate 92.50 %
SAT Average 1,175
2023 Tuition & Fees $36,300
Student Population 20,898
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $21,112

Academic Overview

Nova Southeastern University Campus, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Nova Southeastern University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $36,300 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $23,911.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 20,898 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 92.50% and the graduation rate is 61% last year.
The salary after graduation from Nova Southeastern University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $55,600. 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, Nova Southeastern's tuition & fees is $36,300. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $23,911.
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 Nova Southeastern. The acceptance rate of Nova Southeastern is 92.50% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15.38%. The average graduation rate is 61% and the transfer-out rate is 33%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,112 and 93% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 20,898 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Nova Southeastern University is 92.50 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Nova Southeastern University is 61 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Nova Southeastern University is 33 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Nova Southeastern University is 78 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Nova Southeastern University is 20,898
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Nova Southeastern University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,112 at Nova Southeastern University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796
Online Applicationwww.undergrad.nova.edu/admissions
Financial Aidwww.nova.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.nova.edu/npc/
Disability Servicewww.nova.edu/disabilityservices/index.html

Offered Degrees

Nova Southeastern offers 250 major programs through online and on-site education where 65 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)226
Doctorate (Practical)121
Post-Bachelor's Certificate283
Post-Master's Certificate3712

Special Learning Opportunities

Nova Southeastern 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
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,049)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,190)

Veterans Benefits

Nova Southeastern 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