Polk State College: Ranking & Review

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Polk State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Enrolled total (including graduate students)10,6593,9376,722

4,358 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,659 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Polk 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.

Polk State College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus$17,401$26,307
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Polk State College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,483$9,933
Fees for full-time undergraduates$883$2,338
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$112$409

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1,0961,096
Health Professions and Related Programs26673339
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services55266321
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service13831169
Education6262
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences5858
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3131
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3030
Transportation and Materials Moving13821
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services22
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians11
Visual and Performing Arts
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Construction Trades
Grand Total1,7523782,130

A total of 2,130 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Polk State College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate28%31%25%

General info

Alternative namesPolk State
Founded1964
MottoWe Are Polk
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff662
Instructional FTE238
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.polk.edu
Address999 Avenue H NE
Winter Haven, Florida, 33881-4299
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population245,000
Phone8632971000

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