Florida Public Colleges

List of Public Colleges and Universities in Florida

There are 40 public colleges and universities in Florida enrolling 793,372 students. Explore the list below to find the public college match for you. Public college tend to be larger in size and more affordable than private schools when attended by students with Florida state residency.  Florida is home to popular public schools like University of Florida, Florida State University and University of Central Florida.


40 results

University of Florida
F
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in America

  • 52,218enrollment
  • $10,457net price
  • 37%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1470SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 4.1Avg GPA
Florida State University
F
Tallahassee, FL
Florida State University

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Florida

  • 41,005enrollment
  • $12,568net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1340SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.88Avg GPA
University of Central Florida
C
Orlando, FL
University of Central Florida

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 68,475enrollment
  • $11,617net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA
Florida Atlantic University
F
Boca Raton, FL
Florida Atlantic University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 29,772enrollment
  • $9,861net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1240SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Florida Gulf Coast University
F
Fort Myers, FL
Florida Gulf Coast University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 15,031enrollment
  • $11,621net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1210SAT range
  • 21-25ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
University of South Florida Main Campus
S
Tampa, FL
University of South Florida Main Campus

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 43,846enrollment
  • $9,787net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1330SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Florida International University
F
Miami, FL
Florida International University

Public 4 Year

7 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 57,942enrollment
  • $9,888net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1280SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA
University of North Florida
N
Jacksonville, FL
University of North Florida

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 16,776enrollment
  • $9,857net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1260SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
The University of West Florida
W
Pensacola, FL
The University of West Florida

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 12,847enrollment
  • $7,515net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA
Valencia College
V
Orlando, FL
Valencia College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 46,521enrollment
  • $4,484net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Broward College
B
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 
Broward College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 40,784enrollment
  • $12,451net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Miami Dade College
M
Miami, FL
Miami Dade College

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 54,973enrollment
  • $4,947net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Hillsborough Community College
H
Tampa, FL
Hillsborough Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 23,183enrollment
  • $2,836net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Palm Beach State College
P
Lake Worth, FL
Palm Beach State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 31,816enrollment
  • $2,833net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
F
HBCU
Tallahassee, FL
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 10,021enrollment
  • $14,610net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1160SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA
University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus
S
St. Petersburg, FL
University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 4,727enrollment
  • $10,841net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1275SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
New College of Florida
N
Sarasota, FL
New College of Florida

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 837enrollment
  • $11,028net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.92Avg GPA
Florida State College at Jacksonville
F
Jacksonville, FL
Florida State College at Jacksonville

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 23,413enrollment
  • $3,017net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA