Polk State College Rankings

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In the World#5394 of 14178
In North America#1441 of 2629
In the United States#1363 of 2528
In Florida#48 of 111
In Winter Haven#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Aid receiving
74%
Undergraduates
10,827
Male:Female Ratio
34:66
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
polk.edu

Polk State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

3,231 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,218 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

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.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White5233 (48%)
Hispanic2793 (26%)
Black or African American1761 (16%)
Two or more races447 (4%)
Asian281 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown143 (1%)
Nonresident Alien128 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander15 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native9 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,382
Students receiving aid
74%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$2,483
Tuition in-state$2,483
Tuition out-of-state$9,933
Fee in-district$883
Fee in-state$883
Fee out-of-state$2,338

Polk State College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies1,245
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other259
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse13892
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies60
Business Administration and Management, General40
Occupational Therapist Assistant30
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration28
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design27
Physical Therapy Technician & Assistant22
Child Care and Support Services Management20
Elementary Education and Teaching16
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist15
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew13
Network and System Administration & Administrator12
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist12
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations11
Computer Programming & Programmer, General10
Diagnostic Medical Sonography & Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician10
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic)9
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping8
Cardiovascular Technology & Technologist7
Aeronautics & Aviation & Aerospace Science and Technology, General7
Transportation & Mobility Management6
Early Childhood Education and Teaching6
Engineering Technology, General5
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology & Technician4
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology & Technician4
Grand Total1,676440
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate28%26%30%

Publications & Citations

Publications
52
Citations
222

Publication count by topic

Computer science
9
Psychology
8
Mathematics
7
Medicine
7
Business
6
Engineering
6
Sociology
2
History
2
Geography
1
Biology
1
Economics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics3077118
History35851
Computer science490178
Business52956
Biology536154
Mathematics545313
Psychology573913
Engineering58842
Medicine61408

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200921
201022
201112
201252
2013618
20141031
2015630
2016234
2017937
2018230
2019451
2020353

General info

Alternative namesPolk State
Founded1964
WikipediaPolk State College
MottoWe Are Polk
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff654
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Address999 Avenue H NE
Winter Haven, Florida, 33881-4299
United States
City population34,000
Phone8632971000

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