Polk County Community Colleges

There are 2 community colleges in Polk County, Florida, serving 14,643 students.
The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 76% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 16:1.

Polk County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Everest University-Lakeland
    Pivate, for profit
    995 E Memorial Blvd Suite110
    Lakeland FL  33801
    (863)686-1444

    367 students
  • 999 Avenue H NE
    Winter Haven FL  33881
    (863)297-1000

    14,276 students
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