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#8384 of 14,131 In the World
#2092 of 2,597 In North America
#1999 of 2,496 In the United States
#75 of 109 In Florida

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Acceptance rate
Aid receiving
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Pasco-Hernando State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,160 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

8,503 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Pasco-Hernando 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.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 5971 (60%)
Hispanic 2228 (23%)
Black or African American 565 (6%)
Two or more races 378 (4%)
Asian 336 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 326 (3%)
Nonresident Alien 34 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 23 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 10 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $2,297
Tuition in-state $2,297
Tuition out-of-state $9,272
Fee in-district $858
Fee in-state $858
Fee out-of-state $2,760

Pasco-Hernando State College Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 1,403
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 190 90
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 135
Legal Assistant & Paralegal 19
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist 15
Business Administration and Management, General 14
Computer and Information Systems Security & Auditing & Information Assurance 14
Community Health Services & Liaison & Counseling 11
Drafting and Design Technology & Technician, General 11
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping 9
Computer Programming & Programmer, General 9
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 9
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic) 9
Engineering Technologies & Technicians, General 8
Network and System Administration & Administrator 7
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations 3
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design 3
Operations Management and Supervision 2
Finance, General 1
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology & Technician 1
Office Management and Supervision 1
Grand Total 1,739 225
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 32% 28% 35%

Notable alumni

  1. Wilton Simpson

    Wilton Simpson
    Born in
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    1966-.. (age 56)

    Wilton Simpson is an American politician who has served as a member of the Florida Senate since 2012. He currently represents the 10th district, which includes Citrus, Hernando, and part of Pasco County, and previously represented the 18th district from 2012 to 2016. On November 17, 2020, he was elected Senate President for the 2020–2022 legislature.

  2. John Legg

    John Legg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    1975-.. (age 47)

    John Legg is a Republican politician who has served as a member of the Florida Senate since 2012, representing the 17th District, which includes Tampa and Zephyrhills in northwestern Hillsborough County and southern Pasco County. Prior to his election to the Senate, he served as a member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing the 46th District.

General info

Total FTE staff 561
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Address 10230 Ridge Road
New Port Richey, Florida, 34654-5199
United States
City population 17,000
Phone 7278472727