Key College

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  • The mission of the college is to provide practitioner-oriented, post-secondary programs of study in selected disciplines consistent with the most current needs of business and industry.

School Highlights

Key College serves 90 students (94% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 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 62%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Key College(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty12 staff128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Key College has grown by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
The Key College diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment90 students3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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# Full-Time Students85 students862 students
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# Part-Time Students5 students2,273 students
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% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
22%
30%
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% Black
11%
18%
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% White
65%
38%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Key College. This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.520.73
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College Completion Rate
50%
55%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Key College and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,300$31,500
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Key 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 Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $11,085 is less than the state average of $15,410. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$11,085$15,410
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Tuition NotesTuition rate is per academic year and does not reflect scholarships.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%88%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Key College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2007)$12,422$6,579
Median Debt for Dropouts$8,529$6,250
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Key College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate78%74%
This chart display the percent admitted of Key College and the community college average percent admitted of FL by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Key Collge has established a reputation of excellence in providing the skills needed to succeed in today's business world. We are non discriminatory and have extraordinary record of achievement in Graduate Placement. State and Federal Financial Aid is available (for those who qualify). Scholarships are available through Industry Associations and the Institution. Most of the programs are approved by the Veteran's Administration for eligible students. The College offers a Co-Op work program with industry to allow students to gain experience in their field of study. 

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Key College is Broward College (2.2 miles away).
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