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Florida Gulf Coast University

Fort Myers, FL
University Website: www.fgcu.edu
Apply Online: gulfline.fgcu.edu/pls/fgpo/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
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Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) is a public comprehensive university located just south of the Southwest Florida International Airport in unincorporated Lee County, Florida. The university belongs to the 12-campus State University System of Florida. FGCU competes in the Atlantic Sun Conference in Division I sports and is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate's, 51 different types of bachelor's, 29 different master's, and 6 types of doctoral degrees.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $20,536.00 avg tuition

10501 Fgcu Blvd S
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
(239) 590-1000

Apply online Admissions:
www.fgcu.edu/admissions.asp
Financial Aid:
www.fgcu.edu/AS/FinancialAid/

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Florida Gulf Coast University

Statistics:
Applied 9,199
Admitted 6,246 68%
Enrolled total 2,581
Full Time: 2,543
Part Time 38
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 470 550
SAT Math 470 550
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 450 540
ACT Composite 20 23
ACT English 19 24
ACT Math 19 24
ACT Writing 6 8
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 75%
4-year graduation rate 23%
6-year graduation rate 46%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Florida Gulf Coast University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $3,742.00 $3,742.00 $20,536.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,790.00 $1,790.00 $2,630.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $184.00 $184.00 $772.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $6,458.00 $6,458.00 $26,083.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,831.00 $1,831.00 $2,812.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $345.00 $345.00 $1,204.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,250.00 $9,201.00 $3,400.00
Other Expenses $3,400.00 $3,400.00 $3,400.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $30.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 86%
Percent receiving grant aid 81%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,557.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 34%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,861.00

Florida Gulf Coast University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Biotechnology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Finance, General X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Resort Management X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
ENGINEERING
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X
Civil Engineering, General X
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Community Health and Preventive Medicine X
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X
Criminalistics and Criminal Science X X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music Performance, General X

Scholarships for Students in Florida

Name Amount Deadline
Airgas-Terry Jarvis Memorial Scholarship $2,500 February 15, 2017
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
Earl I. Anderson Scholarship $1,250 January 31, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
First Time College Student Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017
Community College Graduate Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017

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