University of Central FloridaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Orlando, FL


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About University of Central Florida

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A 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.

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The University of Central Florida is a large public university located on a suburban campus in Orlando, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 69,402, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 44%. The university offers 88 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 72%, and a student-faculty ratio of 30:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,368, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $22,467.


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Experience UCF Online:

It’s time to take education into your own hands. With over 25 years of experience and more than 100 different online programs, we offer some of the best online degrees in the world. We’re confident you’ll find a degree that can help you achieve your goals. From flexible programs and affordable course materials to dedicated support resources, we tailor digital learning to your needs.

230+ Degree Programs

100+ Online Degrees Offered

91% Student Satisfaction Rate (measured by freshman return rate)

100+ Study Abroad Programs

11 On-Campus Housing Communities (or Residence Halls)

650+ Student Clubs and Organizations

Admissions Breakdown

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.

Acceptance Rate Insight

44% 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.


Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1170-1340

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 25-30

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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Students Enrolled


Online Student Enrollment


Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.










Two or more races


Non-U.S. Citizen




American Indian/Alaska Native


Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander


Female student population


Socio-economic diversity

30% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,965
State Grant Aid $6,401
Institution Grant Aid $2,511
Pell Grant Aid $4,739

Financial Outlook


Average salary 6 years after starting school


Average student debt after graduation


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.