City College-Gainesville

  • 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 31%.
  • City College-Gainesville is one of 2 community colleges within Alachua County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to City College-Gainesville is Santa Fe College (1.9 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 200% over five years.
City College-Gainesville(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty18 staff37 staff
City College-Gainesville Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of City College-Gainesville has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The City College-Gainesville diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment510 students1,142 students
City College-Gainesville Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio28:138:1
City College-Gainesville Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students365 students487 students
City College-Gainesville Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students145 students655 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%
69%
City College-Gainesville White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
City College-Gainesville More (2011-2016)
City College-Gainesville Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.590.60
City College-Gainesville Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,300$30,300
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 $15,054. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,782$15,054
City College-Gainesville In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
City College-Gainesville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$26,800$11,875
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 Rate92%86%
City College-Gainesville Percent Admitted (2007-2012)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to City College-Gainesville is Santa Fe College (1.9 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 15,055 students | 1.90 Mi3000 Northwest 83rd Street
    Gainesville FL  32606
    (352)395-5000
    1.9015,055
  • 7,931 students | 37.10 Mi3001 SW College Rd
    Ocala FL  34474
    (352)873-5800
    37.107,931
  • Rasmussen College-Florida
    Private, for profit
    6,318 students | 38.30 Mi4755 Southwest 46th Court
    Ocala FL  34474
    (352)629-1941
    38.306,318
  • 2,912 students | 39.10 MiHighway 90 East
    Lake City FL  32025
    (386)752-1822
    39.102,912
  • 7,114 students | 44.20 Mi5001 Saint Johns Ave
    Palatka FL  32177
    (386)312-4200
    44.207,114
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,464 per year for in-state students and $11,973 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,054 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 89%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.