16,616
Students
Financial aid thermometer
6,172
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
80
80%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Florida SouthWestern State College is a 2-year institution located in Fort Myers, FL, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 8099 College Parkway
Fort Myers, FL  33919
United States
Contact FSW Admissions
Email: admissions@fsw.edu
Phone: 239-489-9054
Fax: 239-489-9094

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Turf And Turfgrass Management Checkmark
Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
Architectural Technology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Technology And Bookkeeping Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Business Administration, Management And Operations Related Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Operations Management Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer Programming Checkmark
Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications Checkmark
Information Technology Checkmark
Network And System Administration Checkmark
Web Page, Digital/multimedia And Information Resources Design Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Biology Teacher Education Checkmark
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
Mathematics Teacher Education Checkmark
Science Teacher Education Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Civil Engineering Technology Checkmark
Drafting And Design Technology Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child-care Provision Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Cardiovascular Technology Checkmark
Community Health Services Counseling Checkmark
Dental Hygiene Checkmark
Emergency Medical Technology (EMT Paramedic) Checkmark
Health Information/medical Records Technology Checkmark
Medical Radiologic Technology Checkmark
Opticianry Checkmark
Physical Therapy Technology Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark Checkmark
Respiratory Care Therapy Checkmark Checkmark
Respiratory Therapy Technician Checkmark
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Legal Assistant/paralegal Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Biology/biotechnology Laboratory Technician Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark Checkmark
Fire Prevention And Safety Technology Checkmark
Forensic Science And Technology Checkmark
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Protective Services Related Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,769
Applied
4,663
Accepted
16,616
Enrolled
81%
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Female Admissions

3,297
Females Applied
2,613
Females Accepted
79%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,472
Males Applied
2,050
Males Accepted
83%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
2.96
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 17th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 17th Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

2,436
In-state
9,750
Out-of-state
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Fees

965
Full-time student fees
8,000
Room & board
6,000
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

6,172
Avg. Financial Aid Package
6,004
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,461
Avg. Loan Aid
2,588
Avg. Grant Aid
5,119
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
95% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
47%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
2%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

16,616
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
4%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 28.48%
Black or African American 10.3%
White or Caucasian 48.09%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.36%
Asian 1.93%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.17%
Two or more races 2.27%
Other 6.13%

Gender

Male (38.67%)
Female (61.33%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 2%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
Rave Guardian app for students, faculty, and staff

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball No No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark No No

Faculty

536
Total Faculty
31:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 186
Part-time - 350
Male - 256
Female - 280