Florida Memorial University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Miami Gardens, FL

This school is more affordable than other private schools

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$12,576

Avg tuition

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About Florida Memorial University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

HBCU: YesHistorically Black Colleges and Universities are accredited schools established prior to 1965 whose principal mission was, and is, the education of Black Americans. Explore our HBCU resource hub to learn more.

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Baptist  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Florida Memorial University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Miami Gardens, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 887, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 38%. The university offers 34 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 35%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $12,576.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

38% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

50% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

35% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Recommended

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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928

Students enrolled

44%

Online student enrollment

13:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus Check Bold

Demographics

Black

65%

Non-U.S. Citizen

19%

Hispanic

9%

Unknown

5%

Two or more races

2%

White

1%

Asian

Information not available

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

54%

Socio-economic diversity

71% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $12,576 $12,576
Graduate $16,708 $16,708

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $2,500
On-campus room and board $7,776
On-campus other expenses $4,000
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $10,500
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $5,000
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $5,200

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $26,852 $26,852
Off-campus without family $30,576 $30,576
Off-campus with family $20,276 $20,276

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

71%

State Grant Aid

94%

Institution Grant Aid

29%

Pell Grant

71%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,275
State Grant Aid $6,999
Institution Grant Aid $6,258
Pell Grant Aid $5,336

Financial Outlook

$33k

Average student debt after graduation

$24k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. 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.