Lake-Sumter State College
Leesburg, FL 34788-8751

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 4,613
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Lake-Sumter State College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$30
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Lake-Sumter State College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $13,276 and in-state students paid $3,172.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$4,273
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$3,172
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$13,276
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 70% of Lake-Sumter State College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,584 (which is 3.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lake-Sumter State College in 2016-2017, was 27, which is 5% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,924 (which is 26% below the national average.)

$4,584
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$3,924
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
70%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Lake-Sumter State College has enrolled a total of 4,613 students (1,381 students full-time and 3,232 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,613 students, 136 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 650 students for distance studies.

4,613
Total Enrollment
136
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 67%

Black/African American: 9%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 9%

Hispanic: 7%

Asian: 4%

Two or more races: 3%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lake-Sumter State College.

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
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 50% 1,274 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 12% 309
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 6% 140
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 70
Construction Trades 1% 27
Education 1% 19 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 1% 14 0
Natural Resources And Conservation 0% 4
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 0% 4
Legal Professions And Studies 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

39%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

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 Lake-Sumter State College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

3%
Still enrolled
47%
Dropout rate
11%
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

$23,700
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Lake-Sumter State College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,700. Last year, out of the total 763 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 649 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 853 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 682 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,700 $28,900
Employment Rate 85% 80%
Total Graduates 763 853

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

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29.1 mile away
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51.9 mile away
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55.4 mile away