The price of education: Which 4-year Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?


Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Rollins College, Ringling College of Art and Design and Stetson University, according to an analysis of federal data.

The analysis includes the cost of tuition only for the 2018-19 academic year reported by four-year schools to the U.S. Department of Education.

Where do residents pay the highest in-state tuition?

Rank
School
City
Enrollment
2018-19 tuition
1
Rollins College
Park
3,278
$49,760
2
Ringling College of Art and Design
Sarasota
1,456
$46,420
3
Stetson University
DeLand
4,252
$46,030
4
Eckerd College
Petersburg
2,037
$44,540
5
Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne
6,402
$41,850
6
Beacon College
Leesburg
348
$39,016
7
Miami Regional University
Springs
976
$38,750
8
Lynn University
Raton
3,010
$38,210
9
Jacksonville University
Jacksonville
4,222
$36,670
10
Florida Southern College
Lakeland
3,055
$36,348
11
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach
Beach
6,338
$35,814
12
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami
Miami
1,475
$32,441
13
St Thomas University
Gardens
4,538
$31,830
14
Palm Beach Atlantic University
Beach
3,839
$31,450
15
Nova Southeastern University
Lauderdale
20,793
$30,900
16
Barry University
Miami
7,358
$30,014
17
The University of Tampa
Tampa
8,895
$29,208
18
Hope College of Arts and Sciences
Beach
120
$27,335
19
Webber International University
Park
682
$26,116
20
Southeastern University
Lakeland
7,163
$25,870
21
Medical Prep Institute of Tampa Bay
Tampa
183
$25,823
22
Full Sail University
Park
18,605
$24,109
23
Saint Leo University
Leo
13,099
$23,020
24
Warner University
Wales
1,212
$21,694
25
West Coast University-Miami
Doral
687
$21,432
26
Saint John Vianney College Seminary
Miami
70
$21,000
27
Ave Maria University
Maria
1,113
$20,850
28
Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
Lauderdale
18,335
$20,208
29
American College for Medical Careers
Orlando
481
$19,850
30
Chamberlain University-Florida
Jacksonville
1,021
$19,375
31
Flagler College-St Augustine
Augustine
2,689
$18,950
32
DeVry University-Florida
Miramar
976
$17,898
33
AI Miami International University of Art and Design
Miami
1,461
$17,604
34
Everglades University
Raton
2,444
$17,600
35
Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine
Lauderdale
150
$17,595
36
Florida College
Terrace
508
$17,142
37
South University-West Palm Beach
Beach
861
$17,014
38
South University-Tampa
Tampa
883
$17,014
39
Trinity College of Florida
Trinity
189
$16,340
40
Johnson University Florida
Kissimmee
187
$16,060
41
Florida Memorial University
Gardens
1,250
$15,536
42
Bethune-Cookman University
Beach
4,143
$14,814
43
Altierus Career College-Tampa
Tampa
1,207
$14,650
44
City College-Gainesville
Gainesville
257
$14,539
45
City College-Fort Lauderdale
Lauderdale
401
$14,539
46
City College-Miami
Miami
186
$14,539
47
Schiller International University
Largo
408
$14,360
48
Hodges University
Naples
1,313
$14,180
49
Herzing University-Winter Park
Park
532
$14,000
50
Florida National University-Main Campus
Hialeah
4,169
$13,688
51
Trinity International University-Florida
Miramar
248
$13,680
52
Remington College-Heathrow Campus
Mary
267
$13,634
53
Edward Waters College
Jacksonville
3,443
$13,525
54
Strayer University-Florida
Tampa
2,167
$13,380
55
Talmudic College of Florida
Beach
32
$13,250
56
Florida Technical College
Orlando
3,989
$13,175
57
College of Business and Technology-Miami Gardens
Gardens
92
$13,052
58
College of Business and Technology-Main Campus
Miami
5
$13,052
59
Southern Technical College
Myers
887
$12,924
60
Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami
Miami
137
$12,525
61
Carlos Albizu University-Miami
Miami
1,035
$12,444
62
Florida Institute of Technology-Online
Melbourne
2,537
$12,240
63
Adventist University of Health Sciences
Orlando
1,809
$12,240
64
Trinity Baptist College
Jacksonville
366
$12,140
65
Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando
Orlando
160
$12,030
66
The Baptist College of Florida
Graceville
426
$11,400
67
Millennia Atlantic University
Doral
172
$11,156
68
Rasmussen College-Florida
Ocala
8,146
$10,935
69
Acupuncture and Massage College
Miami
151
$10,866
70
East West College of Natural Medicine
Sarasota
111
$10,675
71
Jose Maria Vargas University
Pines
313
$10,480
72
San Ignacio University
Doral
275
$10,400
73
University of Phoenix-Florida
Orlando
699
$9,552
74
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide
Beach
14,519
$9,360
75
Unilatina International College
Miramar
76
$8,907
76
Yeshivah Gedolah Rabbinical College
Beach
24
$8,300
77
University of Fort Lauderdale
Lauderhill
77
$7,410
78
New College of Florida
Sarasota
859
$6,916
79
South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary
Beach
382
$6,900
80
Hobe Sound Bible College
Sound
233
$6,595
81
Florida International University
Miami
56,718
$6,546
82
University of South Florida-Main Campus
Tampa
43,540
$6,410
83
University of North Florida
Jacksonville
16,309
$6,394
84
University of Florida
Gainesville
52,669
$6,381
85
University of Central Florida
Orlando
66,059
$6,368
86
The University of West Florida
Pensacola
13,040
$6,360
87
Florida Gulf Coast University
Myers
14,965
$6,118
88
University of South Florida-St Petersburg
Petersburg
4,895
$5,821
89
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Tallahassee
9,913
$5,785
90
Florida State University
Tallahassee
41,362
$5,656
91
University of South Florida-Sarasota-Manatee
Sarasota
2,117
$5,587
92
Atlantis University
Miami
367
$5,400
93
Florida Polytechnic University
Lakeland
1,456
$4,940
94
Florida Atlantic University
Raton
30,208
$4,831
95
University of Florida-Online
Gainesville
2,865
$3,876
96
Florida SouthWestern State College
Myers
15,731
$3,401
97
Polk State College
Haven
10,659
$3,366
98
Florida Keys Community College
West
1,030
$3,276
99
Lake-Sumter State College
Leesburg
4,881
$3,172
100
South Florida State College
Park
2,860
$3,165
101
Pasco-Hernando State College
Richey
11,947
$3,155
102
Northwest Florida State College
Niceville
5,727
$3,133
103
Seminole State College of Florida
Sanford
17,550
$3,131
104
Chipola College
Marianna
2,092
$3,120
105
Daytona State College
Beach
13,970
$3,104
106
Florida Gateway College
City
3,292
$3,100
107
State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton
10,886
$3,074
108
North Florida Community College
Madison
1,367
$3,054
109
Florida State College at Jacksonville
Jacksonville
21,092
$2,878
110
Miami Dade College
Miami
56,001
$2,838
111
Broward College
Lauderdale
40,754
$2,830
112
Saint Johns River State College
Palatka
7,249
$2,830
113
Indian River State College
Pierce
17,598
$2,764
114
Pensacola State College
Pensacola
9,655
$2,704
115
St Petersburg College
Clearwater
29,548
$2,682
116
College of Central Florida
Ocala
7,151
$2,570
117
Santa Fe College
Gainesville
14,588
$2,563
118
Eastern Florida State College
Cocoa
15,769
$2,496
119
Valencia College
Orlando
44,834
$2,474
120
Palm Beach State College
Worth
30,052
$2,444
121
Gulf Coast State College
City
5,379
$2,370
122
Tallahassee Community College
Tallahassee
11,782
$2,026

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Acupuncture and Massage College Adventist University of Health Sciences AI Miami International University of Art and Design Altierus Career College-Tampa American College for Medical Careers Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine Atlantis University Ave Maria University Barry University Beacon College Bethune-Cookman University Broward College Carlos Albizu University-Miami Chamberlain University-Florida Chipola College City College-Fort Lauderdale City College-Gainesville City College-Miami College of Business and Technology-Main Campus College of Business and Technology-Miami Gardens College of Central Florida Daytona State College DeVry University-Florida East West College of Natural Medicine Eastern Florida State College Eckerd College Edward Waters College Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide Everglades University Flagler College-St Augustine Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Florida Atlantic University Florida College Florida Gateway College Florida Gulf Coast University Florida Institute of Technology Florida Institute of Technology-Online Florida International University Florida Keys Community College Florida Memorial University Florida National University-Main Campus Florida Polytechnic University Florida Southern College Florida SouthWestern State College Florida State College at Jacksonville Florida State University Florida Technical College Full Sail University Gulf Coast State College Herzing University - Orlando Hobe Sound Bible College Hodges University Hope College of Arts and Sciences Indian River State College Jacksonville University Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Johnson University Florida Jose Maria Vargas University Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Lake-Sumter State College Lynn University Medical Prep Institute of Tampa Bay Miami Dade College Miami Regional University Millennia Atlantic University New College of Florida North Florida Community College Northwest Florida State College Nova Southeastern University Palm Beach Atlantic University Palm Beach State College Pasco-Hernando State College Pensacola State College Polk State College Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando Rasmussen College-Florida Remington College-Heathrow Campus Ringling College of Art and Design Rollins College Saint John Vianney College Seminary Saint Johns River State College Saint Leo University San Ignacio University Santa Fe College Schiller International University Seminole State College of Florida South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary South Florida State College South University-Tampa South University-West Palm Beach Southeastern University Southern Technical College St Petersburg College St Thomas University State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Stetson University Strayer University-Florida Tallahassee Community College

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