Tallahassee Community College
Tallahassee, FL 32304-2895

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 12,200
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 25:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
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

Tallahassee Community 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.

Tuition & Fees

Tallahassee Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $7,982 and in-state students paid $2,002.

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

$4,093
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$2,002
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$7,982
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 65% of Tallahassee Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 47% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,494 (which is 1.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Tallahassee Community College in 2016-2017, was 691, which is 35% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,839 (which is 27.6% below the national average.)

$4,494
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$3,839
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
65%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Tallahassee Community College has enrolled a total of 12,200 students (5,744 students full-time and 6,456 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 12,200 students, 995 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,262 students for distance studies.

12,200
Total Enrollment
995
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 49%

Black/African American: 30%

Hispanic: 12%

Two or more races: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Tallahassee Community 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 49% 4,572 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 8% 755
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 7% 693 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 170
Education 1% 122 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 1% 69
Legal Professions And Studies 0% 36 0
Precision Production 0% 16
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 0% 12
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 0% 10

Graduation & Dropout Rates

33%
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 Tallahassee Community College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

3%
Still enrolled
40%
Dropout rate
24%
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

$23,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Tallahassee Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,800. Last year, out of the total 3,665 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,152 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,050 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,443 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,800 $29,900
Employment Rate 86% 85%
Total Graduates 3,665 4,050

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Tallahassee Community College.

Florida State University
2.8 mile away
Bainbridge State College
33.5 mile away
Chipola College
58.2 mile away
Valdosta State University
68.3 mile away
Albany State University
78.6 mile away
Darton State College
79.1 mile away
Gulf Coast State College
84.7 mile away