Saint Lucie County Community Colleges

In Saint Lucie County, Florida, you can find 1 community college serving 17,816 students.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is equal to the state average of 40:1.

Saint Lucie County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Fort PierceIndian River State College
    Public
    3209 Virginia Ave
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)462-4772
    17,816 students
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,523 per year for in-state students and $11,805 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,942 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 79%. 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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Florida is Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.