Florida State University

Tallahassee, Florida

Overview

Address222 S. Copeland Street
School Websitewww.fsu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Florida State University is a large public, 4-year college based in Tallahassee, Florida that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 50,314 students applied to Florida State University. Of those students, 18,504 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Florida State University was $4,022, in addition to fees of $1,634. 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 Florida State University.

Florida State University has a 83% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Florida State University acceptance rate is 37%. To put this into perspective, 18,504 of the 50,314 students who applied to Florida State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Florida State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Florida State University had an SAT score between the range of 1,200 and 1,350. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Florida State University was between 26 and 30 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Florida State University 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 Florida State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $4,022. Combined with fees of $1,634, room and board costs of $10,666, other expenses of $4,846 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $22,168.

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 $18,786 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Florida State University to $35,298 for out-of-state students.

Students at Florida State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Florida State University was $4,725 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 26%.

Florida State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio21:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Florida State University.

Florida State University has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Florida residents; in fact, 87% of all students reside in Florida. However, 12% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Florida State University is 21:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Florida State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 15% students enroll at Florida State University part-time; the other 34,735 students enrolled full-time.

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