Seminole State College of Florida

100 Weldon Blvd
Sanford, FL 32773-6199
Tel: 407.708.4722
21,182 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Seminole State College of Florida serves 21,182 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Seminole State College of Florida is one of 3 community colleges within Seminole County, FL.
The nearest community college is City College-Altamonte Springs (6.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Seminole State College of Florida Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 21,182 teachers has grown by 66% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment
21,182 students
1,303 students
Seminole State College of Florida Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 43:1
29:1
Seminole State College of Florida student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
6,845 students
834 students
Seminole State College of Florida Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 14,337 students
1,040 students
Seminole State College of Florida Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Seminole State College of Florida sch enrollment Seminole State College of Florida sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Seminole State College of Florida Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
7% 1%
% Hispanic
22%
7%
Seminole State College of Florida Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
18%
11%
Seminole State College of Florida Black (2006-2012)
% White
50%
66%
Seminole State College of Florida White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Seminole State College of Florida More (2010-2011)
Seminole State College of Florida sch ethnicity Seminole State College of Florida 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. 0.66 0.44
Seminole State College of Florida Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,131 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,456 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,131 $5,890
Seminole State College of Florida In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,456 $10,047
Seminole State College of Florida Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Established in 1965, Seminole State College of Florida is a full-service education provider, offering bachelor's degrees; two-year college-credit degrees (A.A., A.S., A.A.S.); specialized career certificates; continuing professional education; adult education, and an array of culturally stimulating events and timely guest speakers. Seminole State, part of the public Florida College System, is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Seminole State provides learning opportunities at four campuses and six sites in Seminole County, as well as online.

Seminole State's national award-winning faculty and programs are as diverse as its students. Top-producing programs range from college credit transfer degrees and career certificates, to training for information technology and health professions, to business management and construction trades.

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,523 per year for in-state students and $11,805 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,942 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 79%. 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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Florida is Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.