Eastern Florida State College

1519 Clearlake Rd
Cocoa, FL 32922
Top Ranked (2024): View Rankings
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School Highlights

Eastern Florida State College serves 13,937 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Enrollment: 13,937 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,496
  • Out-state tuition: $9,739
  • Student:teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Minority enrollment: 35%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Eastern Florida State College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size

School Overview

The teacher population of 1,043 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Eastern Florida State College
(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
Four or more years
Institution Control
Public
Private, for profit
Total Faculty
1,043 staff
139 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Eastern Florida State College has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The Eastern Florida State College diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
13,937 students
2,862 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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# Full-Time Students
4,508 students
862 students
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# Part-Time Students
9,429 students
2,000 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Eastern Florida State College.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
108 students
263 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
4,508 students
862 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Eastern Florida State College and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
66 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
2,761 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
34 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
174 students
% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
15%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Eastern Florida State College and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Black
9%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Eastern Florida State College and the percentage of Black community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% White
65%
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Eastern Florida State College and the percentage of White community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Eastern Florida State College and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Non Resident races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Non Resident students in Eastern Florida State College and the percentage of Non Resident community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Unknown races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eastern Florida State College.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.54
0.72
This chart display the diversity score of Eastern Florida State College and the community college average diversity score of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
42%
57%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Eastern Florida State College and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of FL by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
10.54%
3.57%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$32,400
$31,500
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Eastern Florida State College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of FL by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,496 is less than the state average of $3,893. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $9,739 is less than the state average of $10,705. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$2,496
$3,893
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Eastern Florida State College and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees
$9,739
$10,705
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Eastern Florida State College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
79%
88%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Eastern Florida State College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$12,000
$9,750
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Eastern Florida State College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,181
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Eastern Florida State College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
91%
SAT Reading
n/a
442
SAT Math
n/a
429
ACT Composite
n/a
18
ACT English
n/a
18
ACT Math
n/a
18
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Situated on Florida's Space Coast, BCC has four integrated campuses – in Cocoa, Melbourne, Palm Bay and Titusville – an aerospace program at the Kennedy Space Center and a Virtual campus. BCC's diverse 25,000+ student body is made up of high school graduates, business professionals, retirees and everyday people who are university-bound, seeking new career paths or simply following a love of learning. Brevard Community College offers a variety of degree and certificate programs designed to help you transfer to a four-year college or go directly into the workforce. Also, we offer many non-credit courses for students who simply wish to upgrade their skills. BCC serves almost half of the county's residents with educational programs and cultural, sporting, and entertainment events. BCC has a rich athletic tradition, with nine National Junior College Athletic Association titles, 25 conference championships, and 21 Florida Community College Athletics Association titles. BCC is a member of the Suncoast Conference of the FCCAA. BCC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located on the Cocoa Campus are three of the world's most technologically advanced facilities: The Astronaut Memorial Planetarium, the BCC/UCF Joint Use Library, and the Florida Solar Energy Center. Together these facilities comprise the main components of the Florida Circle of Science and Technology.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Eastern Florida State College cost?
Eastern Florida State College's tuition is approximately $2,496 for In-State students and $9,739 for Out-State students.
What is Eastern Florida State College's ranking?
Eastern Florida State College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Florida for: Least expensive tuition and Largest student body.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Enrollment: 13,937 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,496
  • Out-state tuition: $9,739
  • Student:teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Minority enrollment: 35%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,893 per year for in-state students and $10,705 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,548 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 90%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.70. The most diverse community college in Florida is Miami Ad School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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