Florida Keys Community College: Review & Facts

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Florida Keys Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,085 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1965 and is the only college located in Key West, Florida.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Fair
At Florida Keys Community College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

FKCCC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Criminal Justice, Nursing, Marine Transportation and Diving, and Natural Resources and Environment. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Florida Keys Community College is low at 57% (way below Florida average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Florida Keys Community College is low - 35%. Approximately 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at FKCCC is decent - 17:1. Find out more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,800
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - about $10,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Florida Keys Community College not covered by tuition are around $800, which makes it a total of $10,800 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Florida Keys Community College might accept 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) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at FKCCC is $30.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Florida Keys Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (305) 296-9081 or check Florida Keys Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$9,600
High
Florida Keys Community College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at FKCCC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Florida Keys Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- approximately $9,600 annually.

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

Florida Keys Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Florida Keys Community College, 5901 College Rd, Key West, Florida 33040, USA
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