Eastern Florida State College

1519 Clearlake Rd
Cocoa, FL 32922
Tel: (321)632-1111
16,279 students
Public institution

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Brevard Community College is committed to engaging our diverse population in quality, accessible learning opportunities which successfully meet individual and community needs.
School Highlights:
Eastern Florida State College serves 16,279 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Eastern Florida State College is one of 2 community colleges within Brevard County County, FL.
The nearest community college is Everest University-Melbourne (18 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 436 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Eastern Florida State College 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 436 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 16,279 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 41:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
16,279 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
5,839 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 10,440 students
1,017 students
Eastern Florida State College sch enrollment Eastern Florida State College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
10%
7%
% Black
11%
12%
% White
70%
57%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Eastern Florida State College sch ethnicity Eastern Florida State College 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. 0.40 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,496 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,739 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,496 $5,740
Eastern Florida State College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,739 $10,252
Eastern Florida State College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 76%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Situated on Florida's Space Coast, BCC has four integrated campuses – in Cocoa, Melbourne, Palm Bay and Titusville – an aerospace program at the Kennedy Space Center and a Virtual campus. BCC's diverse 25,000+ student body is made up of high school graduates, business professionals, retirees and everyday people who are university-bound, seeking new career paths or simply following a love of learning. Brevard Community College offers a variety of degree and certificate programs designed to help you transfer to a four-year college or go directly into the workforce. Also, we offer many non-credit courses for students who simply wish to upgrade their skills. BCC serves almost half of the county's residents with educational programs and cultural, sporting, and entertainment events. BCC has a rich athletic tradition, with nine National Junior College Athletic Association titles, 25 conference championships, and 21 Florida Community College Athletics Association titles. BCC is a member of the Suncoast Conference of the FCCAA. BCC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located on the Cocoa Campus are three of the world's most technologically advanced facilities: The Astronaut Memorial Planetarium, the BCC/UCF Joint Use Library, and the Florida Solar Energy Center. Together these facilities comprise the main components of the Florida Circle of Science and Technology.

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,857 per year for in-state students and $10,026 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,230 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 72%. 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Florida is Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.