College of Central Florida

3001 SW College Rd
Ocala, FL 34474
Tel: (352)873-5800
8,009 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 8,009 students (38% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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 155 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
College College of Central Florida Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 155 staff
61 staff
College of Central Florida Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 8,009 has grown by 16% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 47% over five years.
Total Enrollment 8,009 students 1,315 students
College of Central Florida Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 3,029 students
815 students
College of Central Florida Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,980 students
1,061 students
College of Central Florida Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
College of Central Florida Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
College of Central Florida Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
College of Central Florida Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
College of Central Florida Black (2006-2013)
% White
College of Central Florida White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
College of Central Florida Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
College of Central Florida Non Resident (2007-2013)
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. 0.59 0.70
College of Central Florida Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,522 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,126 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,522 $5,590
College of Central Florida In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,126 $10,086
College of Central Florida Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
College of Central Florida % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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
    6,379 students | 2.20 Mi4755 Southwest 46th Court
    Ocala, FL 34474
  • 4,288 students | 32.30 Mi9501 US Hwy 441
    Leesburg, FL 34788
  • City College-Gainesville
    Private not-for-profit
    444 students | 37.10 Mi7001 N.W. 4th Blvd.
    Gainesville, FL 32607
  • 15,113 students | 39.00 Mi3000 Northwest 83rd Street
    Gainesville, FL 32606
  • 6,835 students | 44.50 Mi5001 Saint Johns Ave
    Palatka, FL 32177
Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,195 per year for in-state students and $11,656 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,553 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 70%. 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 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Florida is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Orlando. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.