City College-Gainesville

Tel: (352)335-4000
  • At City College, we are committed to your success and believe in your potential to grow academically, personally, and professionally. Education is the key to success. The Gainesville Branch Campus is located at our new building 7001 N.W. 4th Blvd. Gainesville, FL 32607. The classrooms and administrative offices are approx. 21,200 square feet in a single-story building. The physical plant is spacious, attractive, and the grounds are beautifully landscaped. Parking is available to the students. Computer courses and keyboarding skills are taught on IBM Compatibles. In addition, the college teaches the use of transcribers, electronic ten-key calculators and other business machines. Students in the Medical Assisting and Phlebotomist Programs have laboratory training on-campus.
School Highlights
  • City College-Gainesville serves 510 students (72% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
  • City College-Gainesville is one of 2 community colleges within Alachua County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Santa Fe College (1.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 125% over five years.
City College-Gainesville (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Pivate, for profit
Total Faculty 18 staff 31 staff
City College-Gainesville Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 510 has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 92:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 510 students 944 students
City College-Gainesville Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 38:1
City College-Gainesville Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 365 students 487 students
City College-Gainesville Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 145 students 457 students
City College-Gainesville Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
City College-Gainesville Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
2%
City College-Gainesville Asian (2014-2016)
% Hispanic
6%
24%
City College-Gainesville Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
49%
17%
City College-Gainesville Black (2007-2016)
% White
41%
46%
City College-Gainesville White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
City College-Gainesville More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
-
7%
City College-Gainesville Unknown (2009-2010)
City College-Gainesville Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.70
City College-Gainesville Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $29,300 $30,800
City College-Gainesville Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,782 is less than the state average of $15,209. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $12,782 $15,209
City College-Gainesville In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 91%
City College-Gainesville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $26,800 $12,750
City College-Gainesville Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $9,452 $6,334
City College-Gainesville Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 92% 77%
City College-Gainesville Percent Admitted (2007-2012)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,233 per year for in-state students and $11,756 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,209 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 83%. 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 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.