Florida Gateway College: Review & Facts

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Florida Gateway College is a small two-year, public school with 3,075 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1947 and is the only school located in Lake City, Florida.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Florida Gateway College.

Florida Gateway College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Laboratory Assistance, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
54%
The rate of student retention at Florida Gateway College is low at 54% (way below Florida average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Florida Gateway College is low - 37%. Roughly 10% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Florida Gateway College is decent, 17:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,800
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - $9,500 annually. The additional fees at Florida Gateway College beyond tuition are about $2,300; which comes to $11,800 annually.

Read the details about Florida Gateway College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Florida Gateway College is $15.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Florida Gateway College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (386) 752-1822 or check Florida Gateway College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,600
Florida Gateway College provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Florida Gateway College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B+
Florida Gateway College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 100 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- about $2,600 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Florida Gateway College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Florida Gateway College Location and Maps



Post Address: Florida Gateway College, Highway 90 East, Lake City, Florida 32025-2007, USA
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