2,885
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

South Florida State College is a 2-year institution located in Avon Park, FL, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 600 West College Drive
Avon Park, FL  33825
United States
Contact Ms. Brenda Desantiago
Admissions
Phone: 863-784-7416

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Horticultural Science Checkmark
Landscaping And Groundskeeping Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Business Administration, Management And Operations Related Checkmark
Office Management Checkmark
Operations Management Checkmark
Transportation/mobility Management Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer Programming Checkmark
Network And System Administration Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Elementary Education Checkmark
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Computer Engineering Technology Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Dental Hygiene Checkmark
Emergency Medical Technology (EMT Paramedic) Checkmark
Medical Radiologic Technology Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Liberal Arts And Sciences And Humanities Related Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
Fire Prevention And Safety Technology Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

673
Applied
2,885
Enrolled

Applying

15
Application Fee
3.13
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 Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

2,593
In-state
9,722
Out-of-state
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Fees

6,040
Room & board
2,040
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

4,666
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded

Student Body

2,885
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 37.12%
Black or African American 10.5%
White or Caucasian 44.33%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.24%
Asian 1.91%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.28%
Two or more races 2.29%
Other 2.11%

Gender

Male (36.4%)
Female (63.6%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements None
Housing options
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Fall Fest, Club Rush and College Week

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
Most popular organizations:
Phi Theta Kappa, Phi Beta Lambda, Art Club, Anime and Gaming Club and Basketball Club

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

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

156
Total Faculty
16:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 60
Part-time - 96
Male - 70
Female - 86