Florida Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment

List of Private Colleges by Enrollment

List of Private Colleges by Enrollment

Below is a ranking of the 53 private colleges in Florida with the largest enrollment of full and part time students. Nova Southeastern University tops the list with a population of 20,435 students.

Data is reported for the 2018/19 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Florida Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment
College Enrollment
N

Fort Lauderdale, FL

20,435
M

Coral Gables, FL

17,331
E

Daytona Beach, FL

14,168
S

Saint Leo, FL

11,808
T

Tampa, FL

9,333
S

Lakeland, FL

8,755
B

Miami, FL

7,186
E

Daytona Beach, FL

6,613
F

Melbourne, FL

6,271
S

DeLand, FL

4,341
S

Miami Gardens, FL

4,227
J

Jacksonville, FL

4,213
B

Daytona Beach, FL

3,773
P

West Palm Beach, FL

3,705
F

Lakeland, FL

3,154
R

Winter Park, FL

3,127
L

Boca Raton, FL

3,093
E

Jacksonville, FL

2,906
F

Saint Augustine, FL

2,608
E

Boca Raton, FL

2,262