At a Glance

University of Florida ranked first and University of Miami ranked second in Florida college rankings. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the Florida best colleges is $20,621 for Florida residents and $27,110 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 61.00% and the average SAT score is 1,162. The average number of student population is 13,452 and the average student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Florida best colleges. For the statistics, we only include 4 years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges.

Florida Best Colleges Comparison Table

RankCollege NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
1University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
$28,659$30,1301,39037.00%52,21888%18 to 1
2University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL
$53,682$40,2201,35527.00%17,33183%12 to 1
3Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL
$21,683$26,7071,27036.00%41,00583%21 to 1
4University of South Florida-Sarasota-Manatee
Sarasota, FL
$16,502$20,7371,22524.00%2,06947%12 to 1
5University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
$22,467$28,6571,25544.00%68,47572%30 to 1
6Florida International University
Miami, FL
$18,963$24,2111,19558.00%57,94263%26 to 1
7University of South Florida-Main Campus
Tampa, FL
$17,324$21,1261,25048.00%43,84675%22 to 1
8Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Tallahassee, FL
$17,725$24,6691,09536.00%10,02153%16 to 1
9University of South Florida-St Petersburg
St. Petersburg, FL
$16,736$20,9241,20827.00%4,72744%18 to 1
10Southeastern University
Lakeland, FL
$27,520$13,5151,06048.00%8,75545%18 to 1
11The University of West Florida
Pensacola, FL
$18,658$24,8941,17031.00%12,84746%21 to 1
12Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL
$17,324$18,4821,16063.00%29,77250%21 to 1
13The University of Tampa
Tampa, FL
$30,884$11,8701,17545.00%9,33358%17 to 1
14Palm Beach Atlantic University
West Palm Beach, FL
$33,476$11,0361,09095.00%3,70557%12 to 1
15Eckerd College
Saint Petersburg, FL
$47,704-1,18567.00%2,00666%12 to 1
16Ave Maria University
Ave Maria, FL
$23,188$15,3861,13585.00%1,12258%14 to 1
17University of North Florida
Jacksonville, FL
$19,407$21,9301,17572.00%16,77667%19 to 1
18Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach
Daytona Beach, FL
$37,964$19,7361,19561.00%6,61362%17 to 1
19New College of Florida
Sarasota, FL
$29,944$28,0671,27073.00%83764%8 to 1
20Florida Gulf Coast University
Fort Myers, FL
$25,162$31,2161,13567.00%15,03150%22 to 1
21Saint Leo University
Saint Leo, FL
$24,640$14,5681,05572.00%11,80849%14 to 1
22Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale, FL
$33,430$22,2421,17580.00%20,43558%17 to 1
23DeVry University-Florida
Miramar, FL
$15,284$17,552-100.00%80433%22 to 1
24Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL
$43,246$22,5881,25566.00%6,27159%14 to 1
25Rollins College
Winter Park, FL
$53,716$17,522-58.00%3,12774%10 to 1
26Jacksonville University
Jacksonville, FL
$39,900$14,7421,03592.00%4,21352%11 to 1
27Florida Southern College
Lakeland, FL
$38,980$17,4821,19352.00%3,15468%14 to 1
28Stetson University
DeLand, FL
$49,500$17,927-72.00%4,34165%13 to 1
29St. Thomas University
Miami Gardens, FL
$32,940$14,40099055.00%4,22743%12 to 1
30Everglades University
Boca Raton, FL
$18,320$20,000-75.00%2,26252%18 to 1
31Lynn University
Boca Raton, FL
$39,850$13,4201,07574.00%3,09351%18 to 1
32Barry University
Miami, FL
$30,940$17,9101,00551.00%7,18635%12 to 1
33Hodges University
Naples, FL
$14,660$14,720-61.00%1,05126%12 to 1
35Strayer University-Florida
Tampa, FL
$13,515$15,135--2,20540%21 to 1
36Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale, FL
$21,008$28,362--19,51069%12 to 1
37Bethune-Cookman University
Daytona Beach, FL
$14,794$14,10092584.00%3,77333%17 to 1
38Florida Institute of Technology-Online
Melbourne, FL
$12,240$16,128-99.00%2,310-16 to 1
39Full Sail University
Winter Park, FL
$25,820$19,468--20,17043%26 to 1
41University of Phoenix-Florida
Orlando, FL
$9,552$16,752--24628%5 to 1
Average$27,110$20,2251,16261.00%13,45256%16 to 1