Polk State College

Tuition & Fees $12,272
Student Population 10,591
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,083
Graduation Rate 28 %
Students:Faculty 24

Academic Overview

Polk State College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Winter Haven, Florida. It is a Baccalaureate/Associate's College by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $3,366 for Florida residents and $12,272 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 10,591 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Polk State College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $35,000. 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 Polk State College are $3,366 for Florida residents and $12,272 for non-residents.
Polk State College 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 Polk State. The average received amount of financial aid is $4,083 and 40% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,591 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Polk State College is 28 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Polk State College is 11 %
Transfer-out Rate
Student Population for Polk State College is 10,591
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Polk State College is 24 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
24 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,083 at Polk State College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Polk State offers 55 major programs through online and on-site education where 13 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 certificate192
One but less than two years certificate30
Associate's Degree277
Bachelor's Degree64

Special Learning Opportunities

Polk State College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate 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
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Polk State 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