Nova Southeastern University

Acceptance Rate 80 %
SAT Average 1,175
Tuition & Fees $33,430
Student Population 20,435
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $17,005

Academic Overview

Nova Southeastern University Campus, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Nova Southeastern University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more 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 2021 tuition & fees are $33,430 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 20,435 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 80% and the graduation rate is 58% 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.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Nova Southeastern University are $33,430. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $22,242 on average.
Nova Southeastern University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Nova Southeastern. The acceptance rate of Nova Southeastern is 80% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17%. The average graduation rate is 58% and the transfer-out rate is 31%. The average received amount of financial aid is $17,005 and 87% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 20,435 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 80 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Nova Southeastern University is 58 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Nova Southeastern University is 31 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Nova Southeastern University is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Nova Southeastern University is 20,435
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 $17,005 at Nova Southeastern University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Nova Southeastern offers 272 major programs through online and on-site education where 113 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
Less than one year certificate41
One but less than two years certificate11
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree6310
Post Bachelor's Degree3319
Master's Degree9346
Post Master's Degree4027
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship258
Doctor's degree - professional practice121

Special Learning Opportunities

Nova Southeastern University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides 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:1,492)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,990)

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