Full Sail University

3300 University Blvd
Winter Park, FL 32792-7429
Tel: (407)679-0100
  • For over twenty-five years, Full Sail Real World Education has been an industry leader in entertainment media and education. Full Sail’s degree programs offer intensive career training in Game Development, Computer Animation, Digital Arts & Design, Entertainment Business, Film, Recording Arts, and Show Production.
School Highlights
  • Full Sail University serves 19,285 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
  • Full Sail University is one of 12 community colleges within Orange County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Herzing University-Winter Park (1.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 887 teachers has declined by 47% over five years.
Full Sail University (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Pivate, for profit
Total Faculty 887 staff 31 staff
Full Sail University Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 19,285 has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment 19,285 students 944 students
Full Sail University Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 38:1
Full Sail University Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 19,285 students 487 students
Full Sail University Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students - 457 students
Full Sail University Part-Time Students (2008-2009)
Full Sail University Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 17,318 students 482 students
# Graduate Students 1,967 students 53 students
Full Sail University Graduation BreakDown FL All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
2%
Full Sail University Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
9%
24%
Full Sail University Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
18%
17%
Full Sail University Black (2007-2016)
% White
39%
46%
Full Sail University White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
8%
2%
Full Sail University More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Full Sail University Non Resident (2008-2016)
% Unknown races
22%
7%
Full Sail University Unknown (2007-2012)
Full Sail University Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.75 0.70
Full Sail University Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $41,800 -
Full Sail University Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $22,796 is more than the state average of $15,159. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $22,796 $15,159
Full Sail University In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94% 91%
Full Sail University % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $32,500 -
Full Sail University Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $9,500 -
Full Sail University Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Full Sail's Bachelor's and Associate's Degrees for creative minds include Computer Animation, Digital Arts & Design, Entertainment Business, Film, Game Development, Recording Arts, and Show Production & Touring. Regardless of which program at our school you choose, one of Full Sail's fundamental goals is to encourage the union of art and technology. If you're looking to launch a career in music, film, video games, design, or animation, you've come to the right place. Over the past 27 years, Full Sail Real World Education has built a reputation as one of the premier media arts colleges in the world. Throughout the entertainment industry, Full Sail graduates have made their names working on award-winning films and albums, acclaimed video games and design projects, live productions, and more. Thousands of talented artists from around the globe are attracted to Full Sail because of its unique educational environment. Full Sail's student body of over 5,000 comes from 37 countries worldwide. Students from nations as diverse as Japan, India, Mexico, Belgium, Sweden, Iceland, Kenya, Canada, and South Korea have chosen Full Sail to launch their careers in the entertainment media industry. Full Sail's newly redesigned Media Center, where we've assembled the books, magazines, movies, and technology you need to research a project, study for that important test, keep in touch with friends, family, and classmates, connect to the Internet with your laptop, or just relax and take a break on one of our comfy couches.

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