Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa

5701 E. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa
FL, 33610-5428
Tel: (813)621-0072
462 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa serves 462 students (98% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa is one of 8 community colleges within Hillsborough County, FL.
The nearest community college is Fortis College-Tampa (2.0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 462 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 54:1 has increased from 44:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
462 students
1,287 students
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
451 students
832 students
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 11 students
1,021 students
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa sch enrollment Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Asian (2006-2010)
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Black (2006-2012)
% White
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa More (2007-2012)
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa sch ethnicity Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa sta ethnicity
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. 0.71 0.45
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,506 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,506 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,506 $5,940
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,506 $10,072
Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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