Golf Academy of America in Orlando

510 South Hunt Club Blvd., Apopka
FL, 32703
Tel: 4076991990
260 students
Public institution
Golf Academy of America is a 2-year golf college that will help improve your golf skills while preparing you for a rewarding and successful golf career. Golf Academy of America's Florida campus is located in Orlando, FL and provides the perfect environment for golfers and those who want to learn the business of golf. GAA has been in operation in Florida since 1986, with an expansion in 2006, providing students with a 3300 square-foot indoor training center and an additional 1300 square-foot classroom dedicated to golf instruction. This golf instructional complex has the most advanced video golf instruction software available for golf school students. Golf Academy of America-Orlando also has traditional classrooms, a computer lab, club repair shop, and a student lounge. In addition, a library and career placement services are housed in the Orlando golf college's comprehensive campus. Practice and playing opportunities are conducted at the many area golf facilities, contributing to an ideal setting for learning and student activities.
School Highlights:
Golf Academy of America in Orlando serves 260 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Golf Academy of America in Orlando is one of 16 community colleges within Seminole County, FL.
The nearest community college is Adventist University of Health Sciences (8.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 260 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 57:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 1150% over five years.
Total Enrollment
260 students
1,275 students
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
260 students
829 students
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Golf Academy of America in Orlando sch enrollment Golf Academy of America in Orlando sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian -
2%
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Asian (2007-2011)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic -
7%
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black -
12%
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Black (2007-2011)
% White -
66%
Golf Academy of America in Orlando White (2006-2011)
% Two or more races -
2%
Golf Academy of America in Orlando More (2009-2011)
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. 1.00 0.45
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,664 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,664 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,664 $5,940
Golf Academy of America in Orlando In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,664 $10,075
Golf Academy of America in Orlando Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Established over 30 years ago, and with more than 5,000 graduates, Golf Academy of America has grown to five campuses throughout the United States: California, Arizona, Florida, South Carolina, and Texas. Students at Golf Academy of America in Orlando get weekly opportunities to play some of the region's best courses, including Timacuan, Red Tail, Heathrow, Eagle Dunes, West Orange to mention a few. Golf Academy of America provides students the opportunity to gain practical experience and networking skills through volunteering, participating, and observing in a number of annual golf events such as Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill, Children's Miracle Network PGA Classic, PGA Merchandise Show, and other PGA and LPGA events.

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