Florida Gulf Coast UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Fort Myers, Florida Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,118

Avg in-state tuition

$25,162

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Florida Gulf Coast University

Florida Gulf Coast University is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Fort Myers, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 14,977, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 67%. The university offers 54 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 22:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,118, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $25,162.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

67% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 67%

Retention Rate 80%

Graduation Rate 50%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1060-1210

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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57%

Female Student Population

22:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

15k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

62%

Hispanic

22%

Black

7%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

32% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

32%

State Grant Aid

49%

Institution Grant Aid

47%

Pell Grant

32%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,149
State Grant Aid $4,182
Institution Grant Aid $2,138
Pell Grant Aid $4,759
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.