Florida Keys Community College

Tel: (305)296-9081
1,212 students
Public institution

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Florida Keys Community College is a comprehensive community college responding to the diverse and changing needs of Monroe County. The college offers quality education and activities that are innovative, accessible and affordable in the areas of university transfer, workforce development, college preparatory, continuing education, distance learning and cultural enrichment. The college provides a student-centered atmosphere conducive to scholarly inquiry, critical thinking, and personal growth.
School Highlights:
Florida Keys Community College serves 1,212 students (37% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Florida Keys Community College is the only community colleges within Monroe County, FL.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Florida Keys Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,212 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,212 students
1,275 students
# Full-Time Students
453 students
829 students
Florida Keys Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 759 students
1,020 students
Florida Keys Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
% American Indian/Alaskan 2%
1%
% Asian 2%
2%
Florida Keys Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic 21%
7%
Florida Keys Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 11%
12%
Florida Keys Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White 65%
66%
Florida Keys Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races - 2%
Florida Keys Community College sch ethnicity Florida Keys Community 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. 0.52 0.45
Florida Keys Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,276 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,726 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,276 $5,940
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,726 $10,075
Florida Keys Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Florida Keys Community College is a comprehensive community college responding to the diverse and changing needs of Monroe County. The college offers quality education and activities that are innovative, accessible and affordable in the areas of university transfer, workforce development, college preparatory, continuing education, distance learning and cultural enrichment. The college provides a student-centered atmosphere conducive to scholarly inquiry, critical thinking, and personal growth. Florida Keys Community College serves Monroe County, a 220-mile long region comprised of 1,034 square miles, consisting, in large part, of a string of small islands stretching from the tip of the mainland peninsula to the island city of Key West and beyond. Forty-six of more than 1,500 small islands are connected by a two- lane highway that traverses 43 bridges and numerous narrow stretches of landfill. FKCC is the southernmost college in the continental United States and is located minutes from downtown Key West and 90 miles from Cuba. The main campus in Key West is surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean while the Middle and Upper Keys Centers, located in Marathon and Key Largo, are positioned on 4-5 acre properties in joint-use facilities with the local high schools. Florida Keys Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree.

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