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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Florida

University of Florida has the highest graduation rate of 88% for academic year 2019-2020 in Florida. Florida State University is ranked second with 83% and University of Miami follows them with 83%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Florida.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Florida
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1University of Florida
Public, 4 or more yearsGainesville, FL
88%3%97%
2Florida State University
Public, 4 or more yearsTallahassee, FL
83%5%93%
3University of Miami
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCoral Gables, FL
83%-92%
4University of South Florida-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsTampa, FL
75%11%91%
5Rollins College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinter Park, FL
74%25%86%
6Altierus Career College-Tampa
Private (not-for-profit), 2-4 yearsTampa, FL
74%-67%
7University of Central Florida
Public, 4 or more yearsOrlando, FL
72%14%90%
8Florida Southern College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLakeland, FL
68%-82%
9Beacon College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLeesburg, FL
68%5%73%
10University of North Florida
Public, 4 or more yearsJacksonville, FL
67%10%82%
11Eckerd College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSaint Petersburg, FL
66%-82%
12Stetson University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDeLand, FL
65%-76%
13New College of Florida
Public, 4 or more yearsSarasota, FL
64%29%76%
14Florida International University
Public, 4 or more yearsMiami, FL
63%21%90%
15Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDaytona Beach, FL
62%-82%
16Florida Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMelbourne, FL
59%-81%
17Nova Southeastern University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFort Lauderdale, FL
58%31%79%
18The University of Tampa
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTampa, FL
58%-76%
19Palm Beach Atlantic University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Palm Beach, FL
57%-75%
20Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Public, 4 or more yearsTallahassee, FL
53%24%81%