Florida College

119 N Glen Arven Ave, Temple Terrace, United States
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Overview of Florida College

About this school

Florida College, founded in 1944, is a private college. Its campus is located in Temple Terrace.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:508
    • Men:244 (48.0%)
    • Women:264 (52.0%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Florida College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
2
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
2
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
119 North Glen Arven Avenue
City, State, Zip
Temple Terrace, FL  33617
Phone
(813) 988-5131 x152
Fax
(813) 899-6772
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
August 1
Application Fee
$40
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
Essay for international students recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
74% of 263 applicants were admitted
Women
74% of 144 applicants were admitted
Men
73% of 119 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
145 (75%) of 194 admitted students enrolled
Women
66 (62%) of 107 admitted students enrolled
Men
79 (91%) of 87 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
57%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
12%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99
8%
2.00 - 2.49
2%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
5%
• Score 600 - 700
14%
• Score 500 - 600
38%
• Score 400 - 500
29%
• Score 300 - 400
14%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
14%
• Score 600 - 700
19%
• Score 500 - 600
24%
• Score 400 - 500
33%
• Score 300 - 400
10%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
23 average
• Score 30 - 36
10%
• Score 24 - 29
38%
• Score 18 - 23
35%
• Score 12 - 17
17%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $17,142 (57.40405866988146%)
  • Room & Board: - $8,420 (28.196369968521868%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,300 (4.35335878373853%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,000 (10.046212577858148%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Florida College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001482
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
155 (82.4%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
124 (80.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
124 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
14 (11.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
49%
Average Award
$10,026
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 106 (85.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,779
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 94 (75.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,320
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 116 (93.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
5 (2.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,449

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
434 (78.1%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
372 (85.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
372 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
41 (11.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$10,644
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 319 (85.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,068
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 286 (76.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,208
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 341 (91.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
75 (13.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,048

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
Not reported
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Business, Communication, Education, English, Religion/Biblical Studies
Creative Arts/Performance
Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$665

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


34

Part-Time Faculty


18

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


29%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 41% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 27% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 16% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 6% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 7% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 3% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 43% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 36% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 21% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
85
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Not available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Florida College provides wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (10)


  • American History (United States)
  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Communication, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • History, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Music, General
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Religious Education

Most Popular Disciplines


Not offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Independent study, Summer session

Study Abroad


Liberal arts/general studies, Business/marketing, Education

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


25,179

Nearest Metropolitan Area


95 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Tampa

Weather


Temperature
50 average low in January, 89.5 average high in September
Rain
107 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
10 mile(s) from campus in Tampa
Nearest Bus Station
7 mile(s) from campus in Tampa
Nearest Train Station
7 mile(s) from campus in Tampa

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing

Students of College Housing


81% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


13%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Not available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Not available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
-
School Colors
-

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Florida College offers choral groups, drama theatre, co-ed societies, rotaract club, nafme, sbga, footlighters

Sororities


75% of women participate

Fraternities


75% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


490

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
508
Women
264
Men
244

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 1.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.2% Asian
  • 6.7% Black/African-American
  • 9.1% Hispanic/Latino
  • 4.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 76.0% White
  • 2.2% Unknown

International Students


3.1% from 11 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources