Gulf Coast State College: Ranking & Review

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Panama City
United States
Top 38%

Gulf Coast State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)5,3792,1453,234

2,265 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

859 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $20.

Gulf Coast State College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Gulf Coast State College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Gulf Coast State College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,750$7,064
Fees for full-time undergraduates$620$1,569
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$99$360

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities566566
Health Professions and Related Programs37133404
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service106106
Personal and Culinary Services4444
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services38442
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services171128
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services17825
Visual and Performing Arts2222
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2121
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1313
Legal Professions and Studies66
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Grand Total1,241561,297

A total of 1,297 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Gulf Coast State College.

Graduation rate40%39%41%

General info

Alternative namesGCSC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff461
Instructional FTE204
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Address5230 West U.S. Highway 98
Panama City, Florida, 32401
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population36,000

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