Top Rated Florida Private Colleges

The Best Private Colleges in Florida for 2021

These are the top ranked private four-year colleges in Florida. Leading the rankings for 2021 as the highest ranked private college in Florida is University of Miami. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


15 results

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
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
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
Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
F
Orlando, FL
Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 1,705enrollment
  • $17,298net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1160SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • NAAvg 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
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
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
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
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
St. Thomas University
S
Miami Gardens, FL
 
St. Thomas University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 4,227enrollment
  • $20,172net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 890-1090SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.03Avg GPA
Ave Maria University
A
Ave Maria, FL
Ave Maria University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 1,122enrollment
  • $15,939net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1230SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.5Avg 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
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
Bethune Cookman University
B
HBCU
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