Florida Career College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$16,584

23% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$26,057

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

9.3%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

650

100% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

62.9%

83 Graduates

About

Florida Career College is a higher education institution located in Broward County, FL. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Florida Career College were .

In 2017, 288 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Florida Career College. 59.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 40.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (148 degrees), 2.03 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (73 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Florida Career College is $16,584, which is $4,847 more than the national average for ($11,738).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Florida Career College is $16,584, which is $4,847 more than the national average for ($11,738).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $26,057.

In 2017, 74% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 51% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$16,584

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Florida Career College was $16,584. The cost of tuition at Florida Career College is $4,847 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for ($11,738).

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Average Net Price

$26,057

2017 Value

7.93%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Florida Career College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $26,057. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Florida Career College grew by 7.93%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,612

Room and Board

$1,275

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Florida Career College was of $9,612 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,275. The cost of room and board increased by 0.188% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

74%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

51%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

74% of undergraduate students at Florida Career College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 19.4% with respect to 2016, when 62% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

9.3%

2016 Default Rate

319

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Florida Career College was 9.3%, which represents 319 out of the 3431 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Florida Career College has a total enrollment of 650 students. The full-time enrollment at Florida Career College is 650 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Florida Career College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Florida Career College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 58.8% Black or African American, 29.2% Hispanic or Latino, 7.08% White, 3.08% Two or More Races, 0.769% Asian, 0.308% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Florida Career College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (39.2%), followed by Black or African American Male (19.5%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (19.2%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

100%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Florida Career College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 650 students. The full-time enrollment at Florida Career College is 650 and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Florida Career College are enrolled full-time compared with 74.1% at similar .

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Retention Rate over Time

69%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Florida Career College was 69%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (77%), Florida Career College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    382

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    190

  3. White

    46

The enrolled student population at Florida Career College is 58.8% Black or African American, 29.2% Hispanic or Latino, 7.08% White, 3.08% Two or More Races, 0.769% Asian, 0.308% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 41.5% White, 26.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 19.2% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 54 more women than men received degrees from Florida Career College. The majority of degree recipients at Florida Career College are black or african american (148 degrees awarded). There were 2.03 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (73 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Florida Career College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Florida Career College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Engineering Technologies (85 degrees awarded), Health (188 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (7 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Florida Career College are Registered nurses (1,381,525 people), Accountants & auditors (1,110,857 people), Other managers (733,458 people), Software developers (529,850 people), and Financial managers (436,207 people).

The most specialized majors at Florida Career College are Engineering Technologies (85 degrees awarded), Health (188 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (7 degrees), and Business (8 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Florida Career College are Physicians, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Public relations specialists, Surgeons, and Podiatrists

The most specialized majors at Florida Career College are Engineering Technologies (85 degrees awarded), Health (188 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (7 degrees), and Business (8 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Florida Career College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,739,773 people), Computer Systems Design (898,240 people), Elementary & secondary schools (675,383 people), Banking & related activities (545,227 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (491,358 people).

The most specialized majors at Florida Career College are Engineering Technologies (85 degrees awarded), Health (188 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (7 degrees), and Business (8 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Florida Career College.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Florida Career College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 117

  2. 171

In 2017, 117 degrees were awarded to men at Florida Career College, which is 0.684 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (171).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 59 degrees were awarded to men at Florida Career College in HVAC & Refrigeration Engineering Technology, which is 29.5 times more than the 2 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 69 degrees were awarded to women at Florida Career College in Medical Assistant, which is 6.9 times more than the 10 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

39%

100% Completion Time

59%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 39% of students graduating from Florida Career College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 59% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 59% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Florida Career College is Male and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 30.1% of graduates (25 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    148 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    73 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    45 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Florida Career College is black or african american (148 degrees awarded). There were 2.03 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (73 degrees).

15.6% of degree recipients (45 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    91 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American Male

    57 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    48 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Florida Career College is black or african american female (91 degrees awarded). There were 1.6 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american male (57 degrees).

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Operations

Florida Career College has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $13.5k (N/A%), compared to the 0.0457% average return ($6.76k on $14.8M) across all .

In 2017, Florida Career College had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. Florida Career College employs 5 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Florida Career College are Female Instructors (3), Male Instructors(2), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Florida Career College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 17 employees, Management, with 7 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 2 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2017 Endowment

0%

growth from 2016

Florida Career College has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Florida Career College stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting) Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $0 - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Florida Career College received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$2.14M

2017 Salaries

15.1%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Florida Career College paid a median of $2.14M in salaries, which represents N/A% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 15.1% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 15% decline from 2015 and a 0% growth from N/A.

The median for similar is 574k (13.1% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$303k

Instructional Salaries

5

Number of Employees

In 2017, Florida Career College paid a total of $303k to 5 employees working as instructors, which represents 14.1% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $296k (51.6%) for similar Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting).

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

5 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

17 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Florida Career College were Instructor with 5 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Florida Career College were Office and Administrative Support with 17 employees; Management with 7 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 2 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Instructor

  2. Male Instructor

  3. false

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Florida Career College was Female Instructor with 3 employees, Male Instructor with 2 employees, and false with 0 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Florida Career College.

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