Seminole State College of Florida

Sanford, FL, USA
3.07 Average Rating

Seminole State College of Florida is a public, comprehensive institution in Sanford, FL. The main campus hosts the Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium as well as UCF at Seminole State, a joint program where the University of Central Florida offers baccalaureate programs on the Seminole campus. Seminole State also operates satellite campuses in Altamonte Springs, Heathrow, and Oviedo, and each features a specialty, such as the Center for Economic Development at the Heathrow. The school is home to several cultural establishments, including the Fine Arts Gallery and Theater, and poetry readings are held on a monthly basis.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Small city

Admissions Requirements

SAT
No
ACT
No
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
97%
Out-Of-State Students
2%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
17,550
Total Number of Undergrads
17,550
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

0
100
37%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
28:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$8,111
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$3,131
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$11,456
Additional Costs
Books and Supplies
$1430

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
60%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,403
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
60%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,814
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$1,241

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
27%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$4,348
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$9,342
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$99
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
45%
55%
Student Organizations
62
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
Yes
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Raiders
School Colors
Blue/Gold
Varsity Athletics Association
NJCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Orlando
Daytona Beach
Tampa
Atlanta
Miami
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$31,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.07 Average Rating
seminole state college of florida is an excellent school for anyone to attend. classes are very easy to get settled into for persons of all ages, types, and school year. although several subjects may seem rigorous, it is evident that ssc is very involved in many students' lives, helping each individual achieve their degree and ultimately, a career for life.
Esther from Oviedo, FL
Seminole State College of Florida is a wonderful school. They offer small class sizes and have a faculty that really cares about their students. Many of my teachers not only knew my name but a little about who I am!
Kristen from Orlando, FL
Seminole state is the perfect college for anyone who desires individual, personalized teaching and learning techniques. Seminole has many programs and the necessary staff to run them. the requirements are realistic for furthering your education.
Gail from ORLANDO, FL
Seminoel State College of Florida is one of the best colleges in Florida because of wonderful teachers who are out to do what ever it takes for their students to succeed. They acre so much about their students. Their class schedules are very convinient with multiple campuses which makes it easier for students all over Florida to attend classes in any of the campuses.
Albert from Orlando, FL
Its a place of acheivement , quality education and pool of knowledge, which I highly recommend. The professors are respectful and talented, their backgrounds show true knowledge of interest in seeing each and everyone succed. This is a quality not quantity college.
retha from Orlando, FL
I really enjoy going here. It is close to my home, it is affordable, and most of the professors are very easy to get a long with. I am happy that SSC now offers Bachelors degrees as well.
Ryan from Chuluota, FL

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