Eckerd College

Saint Petersburg, Florida

Overview

Address4200 54th Ave S
School Websitewww.eckerd.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Eckerd College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Saint Petersburg, Florida that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,830 students applied to Eckerd College. Of those students, 3,268 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Eckerd College was $43,914, in addition to fees of $626. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Eckerd College.

Eckerd College has a 68% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Eckerd College acceptance rate is 68%. To put this into perspective, 3,268 of the 4,830 students who applied to Eckerd College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Eckerd College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Eckerd College had an SAT score between the range of 1,080 and 1,280. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Eckerd College was between 23 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Eckerd College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Eckerd College, the tuition for in-state residents is $43,914. Combined with fees of $626, room and board costs of $12,586, other expenses of $3,100 and the $1,350 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $61,576.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $44,540 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Eckerd College to $61,576 for out-of-state students.

Students at Eckerd College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Eckerd College was $5,292 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 20%.

Eckerd College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Eckerd College.

Eckerd College has a good gender split, with 66% of undergraduates being female and 34% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 82% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 15% of students come from in-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Eckerd College is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Eckerd College to thrive in your studies.

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