Weston, FL Colleges
Weston is an affluent suburb of South Florida located in Broward County, Florida, USA. Established as a city in 1996, much of the community was developed by Arvida/JMB Realty and is located near the western developmental boundary of Broward County. It is the most western city in Broward County, and its entire west side is next to the Everglades. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 65,333. Weston is part of the Miami–Fort Lauderdale–Pompano Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area, which was home to 5,564,635 people at the 2010 census.
An 8,000-year-old paleo-Indian and Tequesta Indian burial mound is located in the city.
In 2010, Money Magazine ranked Weston 19th in America in the "Biggest Earners" category, with a median family income of $119,689. In 2006, it was ranked as the city with the largest job growth in Florida and 18th largest in the nation.BusinessWeek ranked Weston as one of the "best affordable suburbs" in the United States in November 2006.
Weston consistently ranks high annually in CNN Money Magazine's "Biggest Earners" category. In 2008, "Money Magazine" ranked Weston as the 73rd best place to live in America, making it the best place to live in the state of Florida. In 2012, Weston moved up ten slots to the 63rd best place to live in America, once again topping the list in the state of Florida.
Schools in and around Weston, FL
American InterContinental University-South Florida
Four or more years; Private for profit; $14,888 average out-state tuition; $14,888 average in-state tuition
FastTrain of Pembroke Pines
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Four or more years; Private for profit; $15,294 average out-state tuition; $15,294 average in-state tuition
University of Phoenix-South Florida Campus
Four or more years; Private for profit; $10,389 average out-state tuition; $10,389 average in-state tuition
DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management-Florida
Four or more years; Private for profit; $0 average out-state tuition; $0 average in-state tuition
Trinity International University-Florida
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $10,200 average out-state tuition; $10,200 average in-state tuition
ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale
Four or more years; Private for profit; $17,748 average out-state tuition; $17,748 average in-state tuition
Weston, FL Scholarships
|Regions Riding Forward® Scholarship Essay Contest||Up to $5,000||February 28, 2017|
|Airgas-Terry Jarvis Memorial Scholarship||$2,500||February 15, 2017|
|Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award||$2,000||January 21, 2017|
|Suncoast Credit Union Scholarship||$10,000||May 24, 2017|
|Earl I. Anderson Scholarship||$1,250||January 31, 2017|
|Polly Holliday Award||$1,000||January 28, 2017|
|Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship||Varies||January 31, 2017|
|Florida Engineering Society Scholarship||Varies||February 11, 2017|
|First Time College Student Scholarship||Varies||March 08, 2017|
|Community College Graduate Scholarship||Varies||March 08, 2017|