Seminole State College of Florida
Sanford, FL 32773-6199

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 17,706
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 28:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
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

Seminole State College of Florida 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.

Tuition & Fees

Seminole State College of Florida charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $9,494 and in-state students paid $2,393.

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

$8,494
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$2,393
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$9,494
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 77% of Seminole State College of Florida's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 52% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,437 (which is 0.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Seminole State College of Florida in 2016-2017, was 412, which is 22% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,520 (which is 14.7% below the national average.)

$4,437
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$4,520
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
77%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Seminole State College of Florida has enrolled a total of 17,706 students (5,937 students full-time and 11,769 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 17,706 students, 1,463 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 3,321 students for distance studies.

17,706
Total Enrollment
1,463
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 49%

Hispanic: 24%

Black/African American: 16%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Seminole State College of Florida.

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 25% 4,910 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 14% 2,814 208
Health Professions And Related Programs 9% 1,712
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 7% 1,294
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 5% 1,010 192
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 4% 831 36
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 3% 609
Visual And Performing Arts 1% 270 0
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 1% 252
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 1% 234

Graduation & Dropout Rates

36%
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 Seminole State College of Florida full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

4%
Still enrolled
49%
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

$26,500
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Seminole State College of Florida graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,500. Last year, out of the total 3,383 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,943 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,831 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,180 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,500 $31,400
Employment Rate 87% 83%
Total Graduates 3,383 3,831

Campus Location

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