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# Florida Healthcare Colleges

Florida ranked #2 in the nation for healthcare degrees handed out in 2021. Around 49,046 students received some type of diploma that year. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $14,216 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $17,515 a year.

About 58% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,935 per year.

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There are 7,124 students at UMA Clearwater in total, 7,048 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

83% of UMA Clearwater students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $2,427 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $23,927 during the early-career years.

There are 18,146 undergraduates at Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale, of which 10,947 are full-time, and there are 20,330 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Around 96% of students who apply get accepted. Around 26% of accepted students are men, and 74% are women.

81% of Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $13,723 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $35,351 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at University of South Florida - Main Campus is 50,626, of which 38,582 students are undergraduates and of those, 29,650 are full-time. Students tend to stick around at USF Tampa. The freshman retention rate is 90%.

About 49% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Roughly 20% of students at USF Tampa take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,432 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $45,961 during the early-career years.

There are 71,881 students at UCF in total, 61,401 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 43,513 are full-time. The freshman retention rate at UCF is 92%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

About 36% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

Approximately 20% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,180 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $45,496 during the early-career years.

There are 20,888 students at NUS Florida in total, 6,314 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 5,366 are full-time. It takes the average NUS Florida undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

Around 93% of students who apply get accepted. Around 28% of accepted students are men, and 72% are women.

Roughly 46% of students at NUS Florida take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,545 a year. The student loan default rate of 0.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from NUS Florida with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $48,167 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 53,372 students at UF in total, 34,931 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 31,476 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

About 30% of students who apply get accepted. Around 41% of accepted students are men, and 59% are women.

Approximately 9% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,318 a year. UF has a 0.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UF with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $54,871 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at Rasmussen University - Florida is 9,055, of which 9,011 students are undergraduates and of those, 4,275 are full-time. For undergraduates at Rasmussen University - Florida, the average graduation time is 4.1 years.

89% of Rasmussen University - Florida students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $9,651 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $35,866 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Florida International University is 58,836, of which 49,049 students are undergraduates and of those, 27,551 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at FIU is 4.6 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 64%. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

85% of FIU students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,307 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.0% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from FIU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $46,662 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 19,950 full-time undergraduates at MDC, and 46,523 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

2% of MDC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,125 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,686 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Florida State University is 43,569, of which 32,543 students are undergraduates and of those, 29,072 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

About 37% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Roughly 19% of students at Florida State take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,140 a year. Florida State has a 1.0% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $47,426 during the early-career years.

There are 25,457 undergraduates at FAU, of which 16,617 are full-time, and there are 30,805 students altogether. It takes the average FAU undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 78%. Around 37% of accepted students are men, and 63% are women.

Roughly 28% of students at FAU take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,249 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.4% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from FAU is $44,590.

There are 8,152 full-time undergraduates at SPC, and 26,430 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Approximately 19% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,566 a year. SPC has a 3.4% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from SPC is $33,360.

The total student population at University of Miami is 17,809, of which 11,334 students are undergraduates and of those, 10,737 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 28%. Of the accepted students, 48% are men and 52% are women.

Roughly 32% of students at U Miami take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,573 a year. U Miami has a 0.6% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $60,672 during the early-career years.

There are 16,926 students at UNF in total, 14,550 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 10,817 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 77%. Around 36% of accepted students are men, and 64% are women.

Roughly 25% of students at UNF take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,198 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UNF with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $44,219 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 22,344 students at FSCJ in total, 7,053 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 23 to 1.

20% of FSCJ students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,359 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from FSCJ with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,522 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 13,061 students at UWF in total, 9,637 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,559 are full-time. For undergraduates at UWF, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

About 53% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 41% are men and 59% are women.

Roughly 22% of students at UWF take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,202 a year. UWF has a 1.8% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UWF with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $37,283 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 442 undergraduates at Miami Regional University, of which 208 are full-time, and there are 818 students altogether. Miami Regional University has a freshman retention rate of 92%, which is a good sign that once students arrive at the school, they want to stay.

Approximately 77% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,494 a year. Miami Regional University has a 0.7% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Miami Regional University is $29,596.

There are 33,243 students at BC in total, 10,715 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 28 to 1.

9% of BC students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $3,183 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.3% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from BC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $32,056 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 16,298 students at Seminole State in total, 5,175 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 26 to 1.

17% of Seminole State students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,908 a year. Seminole State has a 3.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,547 during the early-career years.

There are 4,053 students at JU in total, 2,771 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 2,354 are full-time. For undergraduates at JU, the average graduation time is 4.3 years.

About 78% of students who apply get accepted. Around 32% of accepted students are men, and 68% are women.

Approximately 52% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $9,606 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.0% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from JU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $57,035 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 9,184 students at Florida A&M University in total, 7,402 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,244 are full-time. It takes the average Florida A&M University undergraduate about 4.7 years to complete their degree.

About 35% of students who apply get accepted. Around 28% of accepted students are men, and 72% are women.

Approximately 43% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,535 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.7% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Florida A&M University is $35,527.

There are 2,296 students at Galen College of Nursing - Tampa Bay in total, 1,470 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 88% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $8,096 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Galen College of Nursing - Tampa Bay with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $51,759 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at Florida National University - Main Campus is 4,173, of which 3,876 students are undergraduates and of those, 2,659 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Florida National University - Main Campus is 4.0 years.

Roughly 72% of students at Florida National University - Main Campus take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $12,914 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.4% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Florida National University - Main Campus is $28,933.

There are 45,949 students at Valencia College in total, 16,488 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

22% of Valencia College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,148 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,253 during the early-career years.

There are 26,666 students at Palm Beach State College in total, 7,907 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 27 to 1.

5% of Palm Beach State College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,961 a year. Palm Beach State College has a 3.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Palm Beach State College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $32,904 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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