School Overview

Florida Gulf Coast University is a Public, 4 years college located in Fort Myers, Florida. Florida Gulf Coast ranked 20th in Florida Colleges and 23rd in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 15,358 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Florida Gulf Coast's acceptance rate is 89.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Florida Gulf Coast University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
Admission Information
Net Price Calculator
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Florida Gulf Coast University is 89.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 24.00%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate89.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

Florida Gulf Coast's 2022 tuition & fees is $6,118 for Florida residents and $25,162 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,971 for Florida residents and $31,216 for out-of-students.
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,118$25,162
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,971$31,216
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 15,358 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 4,775 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Florida Gulf Coast has 13,871 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,487 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students15,358
Undergraduate Students13,871
Graduate Students1,487
Online Enrollment4,775

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs81 Programs
Number of online programs8 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Similar Colleges to Florida Gulf Coast