|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||24:1|
|Dormitory capacity||5,819 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Florida State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 29,027 applications and 16,840 students were granted admission. Florida State University is at the #56 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 62% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 38% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1110 to 1280|
|ACT||25 to 29|
Florida State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $19,084 and in-state students paid $4,640.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Florida State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 26% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,540 (which is 2.4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Florida State University in 2016-2017, was 2,161, which is 36% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,442 (which is 21.5% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Florida State University has enrolled a total of 41,173 students (35,201 students full-time and 5,972 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 41,173 students, 2,207 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and 32,933 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 8,240 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 2,385 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 8%
Non-resident alien: 5%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Florida State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||13%||963||0|
|Legal Professions And Studies||8%||596|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||4%||312|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||4%||263||0|
|Visual And Performing Arts||4%||261|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||161|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Florida State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Florida State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,000. Last year, out of the total 7,332 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 6,819 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 8,397 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 7,641 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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