College of Central Florida

3001 SW College Rd
Ocala, FL 34474
Tel: (352)873-5800
7,931 students
Public institution
Central Florida Community College offers educational opportunities which are accessible, affordable and high quality. In a climate that nurtures excellence, CFCC provides undergraduate instruction and awards associate degrees and certificates; prepares students for careers requiring professional and technical training; encourages student success through a variety of support services; and promotes the economic, social and cultural development of the community.
School Highlights
College of Central Florida serves 7,931 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 47:1 is higher than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
College of Central Florida is one of 2 community colleges within Marion County, FL.
The nearest community college is Rasmussen College-Florida (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 169 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
College College of Central Florida Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 169 staff
62 staff
College of Central Florida Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 7,931 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 47:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,931 students 1,371 students
College of Central Florida Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 47:1
College of Central Florida Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 3,036 students
779 students
College of Central Florida Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 4,895 students
1,083 students
College of Central Florida Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
College of Central Florida Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
College of Central Florida Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
College of Central Florida Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
College of Central Florida Black (2006-2014)
% White
College of Central Florida White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
College of Central Florida Unknown (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
College of Central Florida Non Resident (2007-2014)
College of Central Florida Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.55 0.70
College of Central Florida Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,570 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,126 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,570 $5,664
College of Central Florida In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,126 $10,360
College of Central Florida Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
College of Central Florida % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • CFCC is a fully accredited, two-year college that offers students the valuable learning opportunities of a large university with a warmer and more personal touch. Whether you plan to continue your education at a four-year college or university, gain skills for immediate employment, or expand your knowledge of new subjects, CFCC can help you reach your learning goals. The college is accreditated by theSouthern Association of Colleges and Schools Florida Department of Education. Central Florida Community College has several campuses and centers located throughout Marion, Citrus and Levy counties. The Ocala Campus was established on a 60-acre tract of land donated by the Atlantic Realty and Investment Company and the City of Ocala. The attractive, wooded complex is located on State Road 200, west of downtown Ocala and east of Interstate Highway 75.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Rasmussen College-Florida
    Private for-profit
    6,318 students | 2.20 Mi4755 Southwest 46th Court
    Ocala FL 34474
  • 4,470 students | 32.30 Mi9501 US Hwy 441
    Leesburg FL 34788
  • City College-Gainesville
    Private not-for-profit
    510 students | 37.10 Mi7001 N.W. 4th Blvd.
    Gainesville FL 32607
  • 15,055 students | 39.00 Mi3000 Northwest 83rd Street
    Gainesville FL 32606
  • 7,114 students | 44.50 Mi5001 Saint Johns Ave
    Palatka FL 32177
Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,857 per year for in-state students and $10,026 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,178 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Florida is Golf Academy of America-Altamonte Springs. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.