Full Sail University

3300 University Blvd, Winter Park
FL, 32792-7429
Tel: (407)679-0100
21,801 students
Private for-profit

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For over twenty-five years, Full Sail Real World Education has been an industry leader in entertainment media and education. Full Sail’s degree programs offer intensive career training in Game Development, Computer Animation, Digital Arts & Design, Entertainment Business, Film, Recording Arts, and Show Production.
School Highlights:
Full Sail University serves 21,801 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Full Sail University is one of 16 community colleges within Orange County, FL.
The nearest community college is Herzing University-Winter Park (1.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Full Sail University Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 21,801 teachers has grown by 978% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 2:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
21,801 students
1,275 students
Full Sail University Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
21,801 students
829 students
Full Sail University Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Full Sail University sch enrollment Full Sail University sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 19,852 students 1,259 students
# Graduate Students 1,949 students 42 students
Full Sail University sch graduate Full Sail University sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 3%
2%
Full Sail University Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic 13%
7%
Full Sail University Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 21%
12%
Full Sail University Black (2006-2012)
% White 59%
66%
Full Sail University White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races 3%
2%
Full Sail University More (2007-2012)
Full Sail University sch ethnicity Full Sail University 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. 0.59 0.45
Full Sail University Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $21,448 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has declined by 23% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $21,448 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has declined by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $21,448 $5,940
Full Sail University In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $21,448 $10,075
Full Sail University Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Full Sail's Bachelor's and Associate's Degrees for creative minds include Computer Animation, Digital Arts & Design, Entertainment Business, Film, Game Development, Recording Arts, and Show Production & Touring. Regardless of which program at our school you choose, one of Full Sail's fundamental goals is to encourage the union of art and technology. If you're looking to launch a career in music, film, video games, design, or animation, you've come to the right place. Over the past 27 years, Full Sail Real World Education has built a reputation as one of the premier media arts colleges in the world. Throughout the entertainment industry, Full Sail graduates have made their names working on award-winning films and albums, acclaimed video games and design projects, live productions, and more. Thousands of talented artists from around the globe are attracted to Full Sail because of its unique educational environment. Full Sail's student body of over 5,000 comes from 37 countries worldwide. Students from nations as diverse as Japan, India, Mexico, Belgium, Sweden, Iceland, Kenya, Canada, and South Korea have chosen Full Sail to launch their careers in the entertainment media industry. Full Sail's newly redesigned Media Center, where we've assembled the books, magazines, movies, and technology you need to research a project, study for that important test, keep in touch with friends, family, and classmates, connect to the Internet with your laptop, or just relax and take a break on one of our comfy couches.

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