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Fort Myers, Florida

Florida Gulf Coast University

Overview

Student Population
14,965
Florida Gulf Coast University overview
Location Fort Myers, Florida
Online fgcu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Florida Gulf Coast University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Fort Myers, Florida, Florida Gulf Coast University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 13,832 prospective students applied, and 8,889 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,626 enrolled in the school.  11,431 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,534 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $4,191 plus fees of $1,927. Florida Gulf Coast University is ranked 654 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Average 
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SAT 1130/1280
ACT 21/25
GPA 3.37
Applications Accepted
64.3% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Florida Resident Tuition
$4,191
In State Costs for Florida Gulf Coast University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,927
Room and Board $9,672
Budget for Other Expenses$3,400
Total One Year Cost$20,390
Out of State Tuition
$22,328
Out of State Costs for Florida Gulf Coast University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,927
Room and Board $9,672
Budget for Other Expenses$3,400
Total One Year Cost$38,527

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
45% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Florida Gulf Coast University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 14%
Education 9%
Communication 8%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=433660 IPEDS survey data for Florida Gulf Coast University.