Seminole State College of Florida

100 Weldon Blvd, Sanford,
FL, 32773-6199
Tel: 407.708.4722
32,025 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Seminole State College of Florida serves 32,025 students (30% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 49%.
Seminole State College of Florida is one of 3 community colleges within Seminole County, FL.
The nearest community college is Herzing University-Winter Park (8.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 783 teachers has grown by 109% 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
Instructional Staff Total 783 staff
29 staff

Student Body

The student population of 32,025 teachers has grown by 151% 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 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment
32,025 students
1,272 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 43:1
# Full-Time Students
9,608 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 22,417 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
% Asian 3%
% Hawaiian 1%
% Hispanic 24%
% Black 18%
% White 51%
% Two or more races 2%
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

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,131 is less than the state average of $6,030. 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 $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,131 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,456 $10,175
Percent Admitted 100%
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.

Nearby Schools:

Facebook School Page:

Recent Articles
Community College Review Diversity Report: Which Campuses are Most Diverse?
Community College Review Diversity Report: Which Campuses are Most Diverse?
What states are home to the most diverse and least diverse community colleges? In our exclusive diversity report, we analyze our data to determine how much diversity there is on community college campuses throughout the United States. In addition, learn about the benefits of attending a community college with a diverse student body.
More Accreditation Woes for California
The chancellor of the California Community College System, Bryce Harris, recently stated more than 20 community colleges in the state were at risk of losing accreditation. In the midst of problems with City College of San Francisco, some are beginning to question the credibility of the accreditors.
Washington Monthly Rates Community Colleges in 2013 Ranking
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.