College of Central Florida

  • Central Florida Community College offers educational opportunities which are accessible, affordable and high quality. In a climate that nurtures excellence, CFCC provides undergraduate instruction and awards associate degrees and certificates; prepares students for careers requiring professional and technical training; encourages student success through a variety of support services; and promotes the economic, social and cultural development of the community.
School Highlights
  • College of Central Florida serves 7,931 students (38% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 47:1 is higher than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • College of Central Florida is one of 2 community colleges within Marion County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to College of Central Florida is Rasmussen College-Florida (2.2 miles away).

Top Placements

College of Central Florida places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 169 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College of Central Florida(FL) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty169 staff37 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of College of Central Florida has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 47:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The College of Central Florida diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment7,931 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio47:138:1
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# Full-Time Students3,036 students487 students
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# Part-Time Students4,895 students655 students
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
11%
24%
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% Black
11%
17%
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% White
64%
69%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
10%
-
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Diversity Score0.560.60
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College Completion Rate
37%
52%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,900$30,300
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,570 is less than the state average of $6,464. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $10,126 is less than the state average of $11,973. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,570$6,464
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Out-State Tuition Fees$10,126$11,973
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,000$11,875
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,641$6,334
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • CFCC is a fully accredited, two-year college that offers students the valuable learning opportunities of a large university with a warmer and more personal touch. Whether you plan to continue your education at a four-year college or university, gain skills for immediate employment, or expand your knowledge of new subjects, CFCC can help you reach your learning goals. The college is accreditated by theSouthern Association of Colleges and Schools Florida Department of Education. Central Florida Community College has several campuses and centers located throughout Marion, Citrus and Levy counties. The Ocala Campus was established on a 60-acre tract of land donated by the Atlantic Realty and Investment Company and the City of Ocala. The attractive, wooded complex is located on State Road 200, west of downtown Ocala and east of Interstate Highway 75.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Rasmussen College-Florida
    Private, for profit
    6,318 students | 2.20 Mi4755 Southwest 46th Court
    Ocala FL  34474
    (352)629-1941
    2.206,318
  • 4,470 students | 32.30 Mi9501 US Hwy 441
    Leesburg FL  34788
    (352)787-3747
    32.304,470
  • City College-Gainesville
    Private, non-profit
    510 students | 37.10 Mi7001 N.W. 4th Blvd.
    Gainesville FL  32607
    (352)335-4000
    37.10510
  • 15,055 students | 39.00 Mi3000 Northwest 83rd Street
    Gainesville FL  32606
    (352)395-5000
    39.0015,055
  • 7,114 students | 44.50 Mi5001 Saint Johns Ave
    Palatka FL  32177
    (386)312-4200
    44.507,114
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