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Florida State University

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Rating

Public

Type

46,825

Students

$16,540

Tuition

36%

Acceptance

#32

Ranking

Midsize City

Campus Setting

Tallahassee, FL

222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306-1037

Florida State University is a very large public university located in Tallahassee, FL ranked 148thin the United States. It has a total of 36,720 full-time undergraduate students and is somewhat competitive, accepting 35.97% of applicants. Florida State University offers 272 different majors and is best known for its english language and literature, real estate, and insurance programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $4,022 for in-state students and $16,540 for those from out-of-state, Florida State University is reasonably priced. 73.69% of students graduate starting the next phase of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $46,400 per year, which is 12% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$18,786/Year
Above Average

Florida State University

$18,786

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$35,576/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$27,891/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

36%Acceptance
Average

Florida State University

36%

National

69%
Sat

1200 - 1340

70% of students submit

Admissions Yield

34%

ACT

24 - 28

30% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$30

Students

36,720Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

6,258

Part-Time

65
Male

44%

In-state

83%

Female

56%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

4%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
7% Psychology, General5% Finance, General5% Criminal Justice/Safety Studies83% Others

7% Psychology, General

5% Finance, General

5% Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

83% Others

Psychology, General

7%

806 Graduates

Finance, General

5%

623 Graduates

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

5%

571 Graduates

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

4%

495 Graduates

English Language and Literature, General

4%

445 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

4%

445 Graduates

International Relations and Affairs

3%

384 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

3%

357 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors21:121:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

21

Number of Library Books

1,896,599

Academic Spend per Student

$11,351

Full-time Retention Rate

93%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$36,500/Year

Florida State University

$36,500

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$36,500

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$46,400

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

73%