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#8122 of 14,131 In the World
#2118 of 2,597 In North America
#2025 of 2,496 In the United States
#79 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

Pasco-Hernando State College has an acceptance rate of 100% and is among the 23% of the easiest universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

2,688 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

4,465 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 demographics by race or ethnicity

White 5526 (60%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 1419 (15%)
Hispanic 1155 (13%)
Black or African American 653 (7%)
Asian 366 (4%)
Two or more races 41 (0.4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 27 (0.3%)
Nonresident Alien 27 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 14 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

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

Pasco-Hernando State College has granted 224 bachelor's degrees across 2 programs. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Pasco-Hernando State College.

Major Associate Bachelor
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 1,171
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 180 81
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 143
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other 15
Business Administration and Management, General 12
Computer Programming & Programmer, General 11
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist 11
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 8
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist 8
Legal Assistant & Paralegal 8
Computer and Information Systems Security & Auditing & Information Assurance 7
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping 6
Office Management and Supervision 6
Drafting and Design Technology & Technician, General 4
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic) 3
Management Information Systems, General 3
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 3
Network and System Administration & Administrator 3
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design 3
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew 2
Engineering Technologies & Technicians, General 2
Aeronautical & Aerospace Engineering Technology & Technician 1
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology & Technician 1
Grand Total 1,468 224

Pasco-Hernando State College has a graduation rate of 38%, which is among the 22% lowest for universities in the US.

Total Men Women
Graduation rate 38% 34% 40%

Notable alumni

  1. Wilton Simpson

    Wilton Simpson
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    1966-.. (age 57)

    Wilton Simpson is an American politician who has served as Florida Commissioner of Agriculture since 2023. From 2012 to 2022, he served as a member of the Florida Senate, representing areas around Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco Counties. He was elected Senate President for the 2020–2022 legislature.

  2. John Legg

    John Legg
    Born in
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    1975-.. (age 48)

    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 550
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