List of 100 best universities in Florida

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EduRank

Top 100 universities in Florida ranked by EduRank based on research outputs, non-academic prominence, and alumni influence. The rankings are determined by analyzing 18.6M citations received by 752K academic publications made by 109 universities from Florida, the popularity of 2,889 recognized alumni, and the largest reference database available.

1. University of Florida

Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
94%

2. University of Miami

Acceptance Rate
28%
Average SAT
1380
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$34,492

3. University of South Florida

Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
99%

4. Florida State University

Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
96%

5. University of Central Florida

Acceptance Rate
36%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

6. Florida International University

Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
96%

7. Florida Atlantic University

Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1110
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
89%

8. Nova Southeastern University

Acceptance Rate
93%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$26,530

9. Florida Institute of Technology

Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$32,314

10. University of North Florida

Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
87%

11. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach

Acceptance Rate
72%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$35,923

12. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1080
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
96%

13. University of West Florida

Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
98%

14. University of Tampa

Acceptance Rate
54%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$34,720

15. Florida Gulf Coast University

Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
78%

16. Rollins College

Acceptance Rate
49%
Net Price
$30,229
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$38,351

17. Barry University

Acceptance Rate
64%
Net Price
$18,390
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$24,011

18. Stetson University

Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1193
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$20,278

19. Jacksonville University

Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$23,503

20. Miami Dade College

Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
92%
Average Aid
$6,698
Enrollment
44,002

21. Lynn University

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$38,315

22. Eckerd College

Acceptance Rate
70%
Net Price
$37,494
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$27,244

23. Southeastern University

Acceptance Rate
45%
Average SAT
1072
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$27,536

24. Indian River State College

Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$5,642
Enrollment
14,461

25. New College of Florida

Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
1230
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
99%

26. Saint Leo University

Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$18,336

27. St Petersburg College

Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
72%
Average Aid
$9,016
Enrollment
24,543

28. Flagler College - St Augustine

Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
1085
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$24,798

29. Florida Southern College

#1006 in North America
Acceptance Rate
61%
Average SAT
1248
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$25,783

30. Florida College

#1036 in North America
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$20,538

31. Valencia College

#1059 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
76%
Average Aid
$6,472
Enrollment
43,599

32. University of South Florida - St Petersburg

#1060 in North America
Acceptance Rate
27%
Receiving Aid
85%
Average Aid
$9,152
Enrollment
4,500

33. Broward College

#1071 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
84%
Average Aid
$5,773
Enrollment
30,947

34. Palm Beach Atlantic University

#1078 in North America
Acceptance Rate
90%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$27,881

35. St. Thomas University

#1081 in North America
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
960
Average ACT
19
Net Price
$28,550

36. Bethune-Cookman University

#1103 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Average SAT
905
Average ACT
17
Net Price
$11,717

37. Ringling College of Art and Design

#1186 in North America
Acceptance Rate
69%
Net Price
$51,318
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$15,756

38. Schiller International University

#1188 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$10,200
Receiving Aid
50%
Average Aid
$14,160

39. Florida State College at Jacksonville

#1198 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
87%
Average Aid
$5,928
Enrollment
20,717

40. Santa Fe College

#1252 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
72%
Average Aid
$2,713
Enrollment
12,830

41. AI Miami International University of Art and Design

#1255 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$29,453
Receiving Aid
78%
Average Aid
$6,422

42. Daytona State College

#1357 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
69%
Average Aid
$5,499
Enrollment
11,613

43. Seminole State College of Florida

#1371 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
77%
Average Aid
$5,910
Enrollment
15,315

44. Ave Maria University

#1377 in North America
Acceptance Rate
64%
Net Price
$18,643
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$21,230

45. Palm Beach State College

#1387 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
76%
Average Aid
$6,419
Enrollment
24,151

46. College of Central Florida

#1417 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
92%
Average Aid
$5,383
Enrollment
5,331

47. Full Sail University

#1422 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$27,420
Receiving Aid
71%
Average Aid
$9,981

48. Rasmussen College - Florida

#1430 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$17,820
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$6,619

49. Florida Polytechnic University

#1438 in North America
Acceptance Rate
55%
Average SAT
1277
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
100%

50. Hodges University

#1477 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$20,027
Receiving Aid
84%
Average Aid
$7,137

51. Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale

#1484 in North America
Acceptance Rate
96%
Net Price
$31,984
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$11,968

52. Eastern Florida State College

#1506 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
89%
Average Aid
$4,516
Enrollment
12,677

53. Webber International University

#1531 in North America
Acceptance Rate
46%
Net Price
$26,710
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$17,321

54. Saint Johns River State College

#1546 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
60%
Average Aid
$5,316
Enrollment
6,318

55. Everglades University

#1570 in North America
Acceptance Rate
60%
Net Price
$29,341
Receiving Aid
76%
Average Aid
$8,512

56. Florida SouthWestern State College

#1576 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
87%
Average Aid
$5,514
Enrollment
14,756

57. Polk State College

#1585 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
58%
Average Aid
$5,400
Enrollment
9,044

58. Pensacola State College

#1588 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
74%
Average Aid
$6,027
Enrollment
8,604

60. Tallahassee Community College

#1683 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
79%
Average Aid
$5,705
Enrollment
11,935

61. Northwest Florida State College

#1685 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
68%
Average Aid
$5,628
Enrollment
4,697

62. University of South Florida - Sarasota-Manatee

#1705 in North America
Acceptance Rate
24%
Receiving Aid
84%
Average Aid
$9,415
Enrollment
2,000

63. Gulf Coast State College

#1707 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
90%
Average Aid
$6,690
Enrollment
4,377

64. Florida Memorial University

#1734 in North America
Acceptance Rate
57%
Net Price
$17,486
Receiving Aid
85%
Average Aid
$12,904

65. Ave Maria School of Law

#1742 in North America
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
299
Male:Female
45:55

66. Edward Waters College

#1756 in North America
Acceptance Rate
80%
Net Price
$13,228
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$13,261

67. Warner University

#1765 in North America
Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
950
Average ACT
19
Net Price
$19,143

68. Florida Gateway College

#1810 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
78%
Average Aid
$6,643
Enrollment
2,792

69. Beacon College

#1821 in North America
Acceptance Rate
57%
Net Price
$42,578
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$19,631

70. Chipola College

#1824 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$4,897
Enrollment
1,756

71. AdventHealth University

#1862 in North America
Acceptance Rate
90%
Net Price
$25,111
Receiving Aid
87%
Average Aid
$6,642

72. South Florida State College

#1910 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
80%
Average Aid
$5,715
Enrollment
2,777

73. Florida Technical College

#1966 in North America
Acceptance Rate
71%
Net Price
$15,095
Receiving Aid
80%
Average Aid
$4,578

74. Florida Keys Community College

#1969 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
57%
Average Aid
$4,041
Enrollment
865

75. State College of Florida - Manatee-Sarasota

#2031 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
76%
Average Aid
$5,190
Enrollment
8,424

76. Southern Technical College

#2052 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$17,846
Receiving Aid
61%
Average Aid
$5,945

77. Trinity College of Florida

#2056 in North America
Acceptance Rate
47%
Average SAT
955
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$14,857

79. Pasco-Hernando State College

#2118 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
68%
Average Aid
$5,596
Enrollment
9,257

80. North Florida Community College

#2130 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$5,644
Enrollment
1,182

81. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide

#2152 in North America
Acceptance Rate
70%
Net Price
$15,600
Receiving Aid
37%
Average Aid
$4,771

82. Acupuncture and Massage College

#2157 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$31,890
Receiving Aid
93%
Average Aid
$4,288

83. University of Florida - Online

#2165 in North America
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
91%

84. Baptist College of Florida

#2171 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Average SAT
993
Average ACT
20
Net Price
$9,256

85. Florida National University

#2173 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$19,884
Receiving Aid
87%
Average Aid
$8,404

86. East West College of Natural Medicine

#2215 in North America
Acceptance Rate
41%
Net Price
$19,553
Receiving Aid
67%
Average Aid
$4,848

87. Trinity Baptist College

#2222 in North America
Acceptance Rate
43%
Average SAT
983
Average ACT
19
Net Price
$17,098

88. Trinity International University - Florida

#2223 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$16,383
Receiving Aid
0%
Average Aid
$10,374

89. Lake-Sumter State College

#2252 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$4,463
Enrollment
4,342

91. Saint John Vianney College Seminary

#2281 in North America
Acceptance Rate
95%
Net Price
$35,190
Receiving Aid
0%
Average Aid
$4,810

92. Atlantis University

#2333 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$17,239
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$5,773

93. Hobe Sound Bible College

#2338 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$9,376
Receiving Aid
76%
Average Aid
$6,349

95. City College - Fort Lauderdale

#2354 in North America
Acceptance Rate
94%
Net Price
$18,592
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$8,392

96. University of Fort Lauderdale

#2363 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$10,959
Receiving Aid
39%
Average Aid
$4,709

97. San Ignacio University

#2400 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$9,360
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$6,165

99. Miami Regional College

#2410 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$28,157
Receiving Aid
93%
Average Aid
$4,028

100. South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary

#2432 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$11,460
Receiving Aid
0%
Average Aid
$150

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State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Georgia 63 44
South Carolina 37 87
Alabama 33 84
North Carolina 65 24
Mississippi 18 132
Tennessee 56 49
Louisiana 27 83
Virginia 63 41
Kentucky 38 58
West Virginia 26 110
Arkansas 24 126
District of Columbia 15 66
Maryland 34 12
Delaware 5 89
Ohio 90 17
Indiana 55 39
New Jersey 47 23
Pennsylvania 155 11
Illinois 100 15
Missouri 67 38
Connecticut 28 8
Oklahoma 31 97
New York 221 6
Rhode Island 12 54
Texas 119 25
Massachusetts 88 1
Michigan 62 3
Iowa 39 47
Puerto Rico 52 375
Kansas 32 74
Vermont 17 106
Wisconsin 47 13
New Hampshire 16 78
US Virgin Islands 1 803
Maine 19 154
Nebraska 23 70
Minnesota 48 14
New Mexico 12 79
South Dakota 15 242
Colorado 38 46
North Dakota 14 185
Wyoming 1 143
Arizona 25 30
Utah 20 40
Montana 12 144
Idaho 10 157
Nevada 10 130
California 249 2
Oregon 31 63
Washington 57 7
Alaska 6 179
Hawaii 10 160
American Samoa 1 1703
Northern Mariana Islands 1 1622
Guam 2 595