NCF

New College of Florida

5800 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, United States
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    0
  • Class Notes
    0
  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
    0
  • Currently Enrolled
    8
  • Previously Enrolled
    37

Overview of New College of Florida (NCF)

About this school

New College, founded in 1960, is a public honors university. Its 140-acre campus, including the former estate of Charles Ringling, is located in Sarasota, 50 miles south of Tampa.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:835
    • Men:308 (36.9%)
    • Women:527 (63.1%)

Location

Static map

Admission Information (NCF)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to New College of Florida is very difficult: more than 50% of freshmen were in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT I or over 26 on the ACT; about 60% 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 required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


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

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
April 15
SAT Only
Considered if submitted
April 15
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
April 15
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
Considered if submitted
April 15
SAT Subject Tests Only
Considered if submitted
-
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
5800 Bay Shore Road
City, State, Zip
Sarasota, FL  34243
Phone
(941) 487-5000
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
April 15
Application Fee
$30
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
April 25
Accept Offer Of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Decision Notification
Not reported
Early Action Offered
-
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not 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
69% of 1,353 applicants were admitted
Women
68% of 903 applicants were admitted
Men
71% of 450 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
239 (26%) of 933 admitted students enrolled
Women
159 (26%) of 615 admitted students enrolled
Men
80 (25%) of 318 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.99
375 And Above
70%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
6%
3.00 - 3.24
6%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
619 average |570-670 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
19%
• Score 600 - 700
39%
• Score 500 - 600
41%
• Score 400 - 500
0%
• Score 300 - 400
1%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
661 average |620-710 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
31%
• Score 600 - 700
55%
• Score 500 - 600
14%
• Score 400 - 500
0%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
28 average |25-30 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
35%
• Score 24 - 29
53%
• Score 18 - 23
12%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (NCF)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $6,916|Out-of-state: $29,944
  • Room & Board: - $9,264 (67.45303626037571%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,200 (8.73743993010048%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,270 (23.80952380952381%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


New College of Florida accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


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

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 039574
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
184 (92.5%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
121 (65.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
121 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
32 (26.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$16,063
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 109 (90.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,802
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 96 (79.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,695
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 16 (13.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
70 (35.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,289

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
673 (80.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
479 (71.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
474 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
148 (31.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
86%
Average Award
$14,822
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 438 (92.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,932
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 381 (80.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,677
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 60 (12.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
285 (34.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,514

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
34%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$16,297
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
1.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


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

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Out-of-State Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,156

Academics & Instruction (NCF)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


4-1-4

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


79

Part-Time Faculty


29

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


71%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 19% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 51% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 15% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 8% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 5% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Not accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Not available

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
255,888

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
105
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


New College of Florida provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


79.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


57.0%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


63.7%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


65.0%

Programs & Majors (NCF)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (42)


  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • Comparative Literature
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • French Studies
  • General Studies
  • German Language and Literature
  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International/Global Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Neurobiology and Anatomy
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Urban Studies/Affairs

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Liberal arts/general studies, Interdisciplinary studies, Foreign languages and literature, Natural resources/environmental science

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master in Data Science

Master's Programs of Study (1)


  • Database Systems

    Campus Life (NCF)

    Location & Geography

    Population


    53,326

    Nearest Metropolitan Area


    119 acres

    Environment


    Suburban environment

    Campus Size


    Tampa-St. Petersburg

    Weather


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

    Available Transportation


    Nearest Airport
    50 mile(s) from campus in Tampa
    Nearest Bus Station
    3 mile(s) from campus in Sarasota
    Nearest Train Station
    3 mile(s) from campus in Sarasota

    Housing

    College Housing


    College offers housing to students

    Types of Housing


    Coed housing, disabled student housing

    Students of College Housing


    79% of all students

    Housing Restrictions


    Students required to live on campus through senior year

    Freshman Housing Guarantee


    Freshmen are guaranteed housing

    Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


    21%

    Security

    24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


    Available

    24-Hour Security Patrols


    Available

    Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


    Available

    Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


    Available

    Personal Support Services

    Health Service


    Offered

    Personal Counseling


    Offered

    Child Care


    Offered

    Sports & Recreation

    School Athletics


    Athletic Conferences
    -
    Mascot
    -
    School Colors
    -

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


    FactorOfferedScholarships Given
    Sailing

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


    SportOfferedScholarships Given
    Sailing

    Recreational Sports


    Intramural Sports
    basketball, golf, racquetball, sand volleyball, weight lifting, wrestling

    Student Activities

    Activities And Organizations


    New College of Florida offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, dance collective, queery, new college student alliance, generation action, ncf democrats

    Sororities


    65% of women participate

    Fraternities


    45% of men participate

    ROTC


    Student Body

    Co-educational


    Yes

    Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


    835

    Undergraduates


    All Undergraduates
    835
    Women
    527
    Men
    308

    Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


    • 0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
    • 3.1% Asian
    • 3.2% Black/African-American
    • 18.1% Hispanic/Latino
    • 3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
    • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
    • 70.5% White
    • 2.0% Unknown

    International Students


    2.0% from 19 countries

    Average Age


    20

    Number of Graduate Students


    24

    Student Resources (NCF)

    Study resources