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Florida Gulf Coast University Scholarships

10501 Fgcu Blvd S Tuition In/Out-State: $4,191 / $22,328 Total Fall Enrollment: 12,015
Fort Myers , FL 33965-6565 Books and Supplies: $1,200 Applicants Admitted: 58%
(239) 590-1000 On-campus Room and Board: $8,342 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 86% Undergraduate Application Fee: $30 Receiving Institutional Aid: 16% , $3,129 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Florida Gulf Coast University General Information

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    Address 10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
    Phone Number (239) 590-1000
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    Mission Statement Established on the verge of the 21st century, Florida Gulf Coast University infuses the strengths of the traditional public university with innovation and learning-centered spirit, its chief aim being to fulfill the academic, cultural, social, and career expectations of its constituents.

    Outstanding faculty uphold challenging academic standards and balance research, scholarly activities, and service expectations with their central responsibilities of teaching and mentoring. Working together, faculty and staff of the University transform students' lives and the southwest Florida region.

    Florida Gulf Coast University continuously pursues academic excellence, practices and promotes environmental sustainability, embraces diversity, nurtures community partnerships, values public service, encourages civic responsibility, cultivates habits of lifelong learning, and keeps the advancement of knowledge and pursuit of truth as noble ideals at the heart of the university's purpose.

    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large suburb
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Florida Gulf Coast University Size

    Total enrollment 12,015
    Enrolled full time 8,941
    Enrolled part time 3,074

    Florida Gulf Coast University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 3,967
    Women enrolled full time 4,974
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 1%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 2%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 5%
    Hispanic 13%
    White/Non-Hispanic 76%
    Non-Resident Alien 2%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 1%
  • Florida Gulf Coast University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $30
    Applied 9,199
    Admitted 5,334
    Enrolled 2,581
    Admitted % 58%

    Florida Gulf Coast University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Florida Gulf Coast University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 85%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 470
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 550
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 470
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 550
    Students submitting ACT 67%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 20
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 23
  • Florida Gulf Coast University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $4,191
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $22,328
    Books and Supplies $1,200
    On-campus room and board $8,342
    Off-campus room and board $9,424

    Florida Gulf Coast University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 86%
    Receiving Federal Grants 31% , $4,964 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 16% , $3,129 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 34% , $6,861 on average
  • Florida Gulf Coast University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 46 0
    Biotechnology 0 7 0
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Accounting 0 52 36
    Business Administration and Management, General 0 145 57
    Finance, General 0 54 0
    Management Information Systems, General 0 16 3
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 0 73 0
    Resort Management 0 83 0
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Associate Bachelor Master
    Mass Communication/Media Studies 0 94 0
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 0 9 0
    Education Associate Bachelor Master
    Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 0 0 20
    Curriculum and Instruction 0 0 27
    Early Childhood Education and Teaching 0 6 0
    Education, General 0 5 0
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 0 27
    Elementary Education and Teaching 0 124 6
    Reading Teacher Education 0 0 23
    Secondary Education and Teaching 0 14 0
    Special Education and Teaching, General 0 26 19
    Engineering Associate Bachelor Master
    Biomedical/Medical Engineering 0 5 0
    Civil Engineering, General 0 22 0
    Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 0 7 0
    English Language and Literature/Letters Associate Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 0 41 8
    Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Associate Bachelor Master
    Spanish Language and Literature 0 2 0
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Athletic Training/Trainer 0 7 0
    Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 0 2 0
    Community Health and Preventive Medicine 0 26 0
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 0 39 9
    Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 0 73 30
    Occupational Therapy/Therapist 0 0 16
    Physical Therapy/Therapist 0 0 20
    History Associate Bachelor Master
    History, General 0 29 4
    Legal Professions and Studies Associate Bachelor Master
    Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0 53 0
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Associate Bachelor Master
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 261 43 0
    Mathematics and Statistics Associate Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 0 9 0
    Natural Resources and Conservation Associate Bachelor Master
    Environmental Science 0 0 6
    Environmental Studies 0 26 0
    Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management 0 7 0
    Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Associate Bachelor Master
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0 31 0
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Associate Bachelor Master
    Philosophy 0 3 0
    Physical Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Chemistry, General 0 3 0
    Psychology Associate Bachelor Master
    Psychology, General 0 46 0
    Public Administration and Social Service Professions Associate Bachelor Master
    Public Administration 0 0 11
    Social Work 0 20 15
    Security and Protective Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 0 93 3
    Criminalistics and Criminal Science 0 56 20
    Social Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Anthropology 0 5 0
    Political Science and Government, General 0 26 0
    Sociology 0 11 0
    Visual and Performing Arts Associate Bachelor Master
    Art/Art Studies, General 0 13 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0 3 0
    Music Performance, General 0 6 0
  • Florida Gulf Coast University Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline May 1
    Priority application deadline February 15
    Fall application deadline May 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due June 2
    SAT Subject score report due June 2
    College will notify student by -
    Student must reply to acceptance by -
    Deadline for housing deposit November 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline March 1
    Financial aid deadline June 30
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline July 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline March 1
    Transfer application closing date -
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms June 30
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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Valedictorian and Salutatorian Scholarships

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Criteria:1.Sophomore. 2.Demonstrate financial need. 3.Preference in following order: single parent, first generation, degree in business or sciences with mental health emphasis. Amount of Award:$5000 (per year).
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Preference in following order: single parent, first generation, degree in business or sciences with mental health emphasis. Sophomore.
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