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 Hispanic and Black), 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 declined by 27% 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
College of Central Florida Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of College of Central Florida has declined by 10% 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 grown by 35% over five years.
Total Enrollment7,931 students1,142 students
College of Central Florida Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio47:138:1
College of Central Florida Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students3,036 students487 students
College of Central Florida Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students4,895 students655 students
College of Central Florida Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
College of Central Florida Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
College of Central Florida Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
College of Central Florida Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
College of Central Florida Black (2007-2016)
% White
College of Central Florida White (2007-2016)
% Non Resident races
College of Central Florida Non Resident (2008-2016)
% Unknown races
College of Central Florida Unknown (2007-2016)
College of Central Florida Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.60
College of Central Florida Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
College of Central Florida Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2010)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,900$30,800
College of Central Florida Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

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
College of Central Florida In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$10,126$11,973
College of Central Florida Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%91%
College of Central Florida % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,000$12,750
College of Central Florida Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,641$6,334
College of Central Florida Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
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
  • 4,470 students | 32.30 Mi9501 US Hwy 441
    Leesburg FL  34788
  • City College-Gainesville
    Private, non-profit
    510 students | 37.10 Mi7001 N.W. 4th Blvd.
    Gainesville FL  32607
  • 15,055 students | 39.00 Mi3000 Northwest 83rd Street
    Gainesville FL  32606
  • 7,114 students | 44.50 Mi5001 Saint Johns Ave
    Palatka FL  32177
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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.