4425 West. Jose Regueiro (20th) Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33012
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings
  • Florida National College is a four-year, proprietary, urban commuter senior college offering the Bachelor Degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Health Services Administration, Legal Studies, and Nursing as well as associate degrees, diplomas, and certificate programs in the following fields: accounting, business, computer technology, criminal justice, dental technology, education, English as a Second Language, nursing, medical technology, paralegal, radiology, travel/tourism, and ultrasound.

School Highlights

Florida National University-Main Campus serves 3,981 students (67% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 3,981 students
  • Private-state tuition: $13,250
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 98%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Florida National University-Main Campus ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 351 teachers has grown by 317% over five years.
Florida National University-Main Campus
(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Private, non-profit
Total Faculty
351 staff
128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Florida National University-Main Campus has grown by 65% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The Florida National University-Main Campus diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,981 students
3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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# Full-Time Students
2,673 students
862 students
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# Part-Time Students
1,308 students
2,273 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Florida National University-Main Campus.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of FL.
# Enrollment Undergraduate
410 students
308 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
2,622 students
862 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Florida National University-Main Campus and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
51 students
37 students
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FL All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
1,086 students
3,787 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
222 students
190 students
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FL All Part Time Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
174 students
% Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Florida National University-Main Campus and the percentage of Asian community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Hispanic
78%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Florida National University-Main Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Florida National University-Main Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
2%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Florida National University-Main Campus and the percentage of White community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Two or more races
n/a
3%
% Non Resident races
16%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Non Resident students in Florida National University-Main Campus and the percentage of Non Resident community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Unknown races
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Florida National University-Main Campus.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.36
0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Florida National University-Main Campus and the community college average diversity score of FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
61%
40%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Florida National University-Main Campus and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of FL by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
1.65%
3.57%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$24,800
$31,500
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Florida National University-Main Campus 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 private state tuition of $13,250 is less than the state average of $15,446. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$13,250
$15,446
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Florida National University-Main Campus and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Tuition Notes
525 per credit
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
95%
88%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Florida National University-Main Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in FL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$27,500
$9,750
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Florida National University-Main Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$9,455
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Florida National University-Main Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
84%
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: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Florida National College opened its first class on January 4th, 1988, in the city of Hialeah, Florida, as Florida International Institute under the administration of Dr. Jos Regueiro, Mrs. Mara C. Regueiro and Mr. Omar Snchez. It offered business, computer, dental, electronics (now discontinued), medical, paralegal, and travel programs. The institution soon became Florida International College and finally in September 1989, Florida National College. A second campus was initiated in Miami (Flagler Campus) on March 3, 1989; a third campus was opened in Miami (Bird Road Campus) on March 5, 1990. At the present time, FNC offers six Baccalaureate Degree Programs, twenty-one Associate Degree programs, ten Diploma Programs, and nine Certificate Programs. PHYSICAL FACILITIES Florida National College, Hialeah Campus, is located in the northwest area of Miami-Dade County. The campus occupies approximately 56,000 sq. ft. It includes a media center; dental, medical, language, X-ray, and computer Labs; reception area; cafeteria; child care facility, and administrative offices. There is adequate lighted parking, and the building is equipped with elevators two of the three campuses are 20 located on second floors of shopping centers and wide aisles for accessibility by physically challenged persons. The main campus occupies its own 4 story building. FNC student records are housed at this campus. Florida National College, South Campus, is located in the west area of Miami-Dade County. The campus occupies approximately 24,900 sq. ft. and it includes a media resource room, medical and computer Labs, student lounge, reception area, and administrative offices. The campus is situated in a large shopping mall with ample lighted parking and surrounding services. There is an elevator and wide aisles for accessibility by physically challenged persons. Florida National College, Training Center, is located in the northwest area of Miami-Dade County. The campus occupies approximately 5,600 sq. ft. and it includes computer and medical Labs, reception area, and an administrative office. There is lighted parking and the building is equipped with elevators and wide aisles for accessibility by physically challenged persons. LIBRARY/RESOURCE ROOM The Florida National College Library exists chiefly to support the curricula offered by FNC. Its responsibilities include assisting faculty and students in locating research materials, as well as instructing them in the effective use of library resources, which include multimedia resources and Internet access, full text online periodicals, and access to full text online books. Over 32,045 items in the library collection are housed at the Hialeah Campus Library and at the South Campus Resource Room. Internet access passwords to the full text online periodicals databases and online books are given out at orientations and Library research training seminars. The library website is available at www.fnc.edu (Click on Library) and includes access to the online catalog, a library research tutorial, links to local libraries, and the research databases. Library hours are scheduled to service day and evening students. A librarian or an assistant librarian is always available to assist students, faculty and staff in the use of the Hialeah Campus Library and South Campus Resource Room during scheduled hours Florida National College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Baccalaureate Degree Programs,Associate of Arts Degree Programs, and Associate of Science Degree Programs.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Florida National University-Main Campus cost?

Florida National University-Main Campus's private state tuition is approximately $13,250.

What is Florida National University-Main Campus's ranking?

Florida National University-Main Campus ranks among the top 20% of community college in Florida for: Average community college minority breakdown and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 3,981 students
  • Private-state tuition: $13,250
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 98%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

For Miami-Dade County, FL private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,127 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Miami-Dade County, FL community colleges have a diversity score of 0.46, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Miami-Dade County, FL is Miami Ad School-Wynwood. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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