Florida Private Colleges

List of Private Colleges and Universities in Florida

There are 53 private colleges and universities in Florida enrolling 157,907 students. Explore the list below to find the private college match for you. Private colleges are usually smaller in size, more expensive than public schools and often academically rigorous. If you feel you may have difficulty fitting into the large class sizes which are common on many public campuses, take a look at Florida private colleges. Florida is home to popular nationally ranked private schools like University of Miami, The University of Tampa and Nova Southeastern University.

53 results found

University of Miami
M
Coral Gables, FL
University of Miami

Private 4 Year

13 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 17,331enrollment
  • $33,102net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1440SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 4.2Avg GPA
The University of Tampa
T
Tampa, FL
The University of Tampa

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,333enrollment
  • $31,278net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1250SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Nova Southeastern University
N
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Nova Southeastern University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 20,435enrollment
  • $24,776net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1280SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA
Barry University
B
Miami, FL
Barry University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 7,186enrollment
  • $18,721net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 930-1080SAT range
  • 17-21ACT range
  • 2.92Avg GPA
Jacksonville University
J
Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 4,213enrollment
  • $24,020net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 910-1160SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach
E
Daytona Beach, FL
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,613enrollment
  • $36,063net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Flagler College St Augustine
F
Saint Augustine, FL
Flagler College St Augustine

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,608enrollment
  • $23,751net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA
Florida Institute of Technology
F
Melbourne, FL
 
Florida Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 6,271enrollment
  • $32,776net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1360SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA
Eckerd College
E
Saint Petersburg, FL
Eckerd College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 2,006enrollment
  • $36,033net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1280SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA
Lynn University
L
Boca Raton, FL
 
Lynn University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 3,093enrollment
  • $37,627net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 2.8Avg GPA
Stetson University
S
DeLand, FL
Stetson University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,341enrollment
  • $23,761net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach
P
West Palm Beach, FL
Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 3,705enrollment
  • $25,908net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 980-1200SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36*Avg GPA
Saint Leo University
S
Saint Leo, FL
Saint Leo University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,808enrollment
  • $19,843net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Florida Southern College
F
Lakeland, FL
Florida Southern College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 3,154enrollment
  • $25,325net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1265SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
Bethune Cookman University
B
Daytona Beach, FL
Bethune Cookman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 3,773enrollment
  • $16,515net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 840-1010SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • 2.89Avg GPA
Southeastern University
S
Lakeland, FL
Southeastern University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 8,755enrollment
  • $25,025net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 940-1180SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA
Rollins College
R
Winter Park, FL
Rollins College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,127enrollment
  • $35,661net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA
Ringling College of Art and Design
R
Sarasota, FL
 
Ringling College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,561enrollment
  • $52,384net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA