Eastern Florida State College

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School Highlights

Eastern Florida State College serves 15,352 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 62%.

Top Rankings

Eastern Florida State College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 1,043 teachers has grown by 105% over five years.
Eastern Florida State College(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's DominantBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty1,043 staff128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Eastern Florida State College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 44:1 over five years.
The Eastern Florida State College diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment15,352 students3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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# Full-Time Students4,880 students862 students
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# Part-Time Students10,472 students2,273 students
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
15%
30%
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% Black
11%
18%
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% White
63%
38%
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score0.560.73
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College Completion Rate
42%
57%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,400$31,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,496 is less than the state average of $5,404. 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 $11,632. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,496$5,404
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Out-State Tuition Fees$9,739$11,632
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid68%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,750$10,413
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,949$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Eastern Florida State College is Everest University-Melbourne (18.1 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Everest University-Melbourne
    Private, for profit
    392 students | 18.10 Mi2401 N Harbor City Blvd
    Melbourne, FL 32935
    (321) 253-2929
    18.10392
  • Florida Technical College
    Private for-profit
    4,094 students | 29.60 Mi12900 Challenger Parkway
    Orlando, FL 32826
    (407) 447-7300
    29.604,094
  • 889 students | 35.70 Mi989 North Semoran Boulevard
    Orlando, FL 32807
    (407) 956-5501
    35.70889
  • Full Sail University
    Private for-profit
    21,666 students | 36.10 Mi3300 University Blvd
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 679-0100
    36.1021,666
  • 698 students | 37.30 Mi1865 SR 436
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 478-0500
    37.30698
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For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,404 per year for in-state students and $11,632 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,410 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Florida is Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.