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 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Key College is one of 10 community colleges within Broward County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Key College is Broward College (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
Key College(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty12 staff37 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Key College has grown by 52% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The Key College diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment90 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:138:1
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# Full-Time Students85 students487 students
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# Part-Time Students5 students655 students
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% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
20%
24%
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% Black
10%
17%
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% White
58%
69%
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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 Score0.610.60
This chart display the diversity score of Key College and the community college average diversity score of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
College Completion Rate
50%
59%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,300$30,300
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.

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $11,085 is less than the state average of $15,054. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$11,085$15,054
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Tuition NotesTuition rate is per academic year and does not reflect scholarships.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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$6,922
Median Debt for Dropouts$8,529$6,334
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: 2016 (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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  • City College-Fort Lauderdale
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,464 per year for in-state students and $11,973 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,054 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 86%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.