The Best Florida Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in Florida

There are 138 colleges and universities in Florida enrolling 563,156 full time students. Explore the list of top colleges in Florida below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Florida offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

For a more local search, filter by zip code or find colleges around Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, St. Petersburg or Hialeah.

The best college in Florida is University of Florida and the top public state college is also University of Florida.

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    • SAT Range 1280/1440
    • ACT Range 27/32
    • Average HS GPA 4.1
    • Students: 52,218
    • Tuition:$6,381
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 39%
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    University of Florida

    • SAT Range 1250/1430
    • ACT Range 29/32
    • Average HS GPA 4.2
    • Students: 17,331
    • Tuition:$50,226
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 32%
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    University of Miami

    • SAT Range 1200/1350
    • ACT Range 26/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.88
    • Students: 41,005
    • Tuition:$5,656
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 37%
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    Florida State University

    • SAT Range 1160/1340
    • ACT Range 25/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.81
    • Students: 68,475
    • Tuition:$6,368
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 43%
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    University of Central Florida

    • SAT Range 1170/1330
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.86
    • Students: 43,846
    • Tuition:$6,410
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 43%
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    University of South Florida Main Campus

    • SAT Range 1130/1300
    • ACT Range 23/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.62
    • Students: 3,154
    • Tuition:$36,348
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 50%
    • SAT Range 1220/1420
    • ACT Range 26/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.92
    • Students: 837
    • Tuition:$6,916
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
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    New College of Florida

    • SAT Range 1150/1340
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.58
    • Students: 6,271
    • Tuition:$41,850
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • SAT Range 1090/1250
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.3
    • Students: 9,333
    • Tuition:$29,208
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 49%
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    The University of Tampa

    • SAT Range 1080/1280
    • ACT Range 23/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.34
    • Students: 2,006
    • Tuition:$44,540
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 68%