Central Florida Institute (Closed 2014)

30522 US Hwy 19 N Ste 300
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
School Highlights
  • Central Florida Institute serves 31 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Central Florida Institute is one of 4 community colleges within Pinellas County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Central Florida Institute is Everest University-Largo (9.6 miles away).

School Overview

    Central Florida Institute(FL) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
    Number of Programs Offered910

    Student Body

    • The student population of Central Florida Institute has declined by 86% over five years.
    • The Central Florida Institute diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
    Total Enrollment31 students1,142 students
    # Full-Time Students31 students487 students
    % Asian
    % Hispanic
    % Black
    % White
    % Two or more races
    % Unknown races
    Diversity Score0.530.60
    College Completion Rate (Year 2013)
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,400$30,300

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%91%
      Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2013)$9,500$10,244
      Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2013)$3,950$4,795
      Acceptance Rate (Year 2007)77%77%
      Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      Nearby Schools

      • College Location Mi. Students
      • Everest University-Largo
        Private, for profit
        439 students | 9.60 Mi1199 East Bay Drive
        Largo FL  33770
      • 576 students | 9.70 Mi2127 Grand Blvd
        Holiday FL  34690
      • 32,681 students | 10.30 Mi6021 142nd Ave N
        Clearwater FL  33760
      • Fortis College-Largo
        Private, for profit
        207 students | 10.80 Mi6565 Ulmerton Road
        Largo FL  33771
      • 862 students | 13.40 Mi11101 Roosevelt Boulevard N., Suite 100
        Saint Petersburg FL  33716
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