The Degree Finder

Find Florida colleges
In 3 Easy Steps

Biggest Colleges in Florida

Discover the ideal Florida college for your budget, lifestyle, and career goals. CollegeStats helps you compare Florida colleges offering a variety of online and on-campus degree programs.

List of the Largest Colleges in Florida

Large colleges in Florida offer a dizzying array of advantages over smaller schools, depending on student learning preferences and lifestyles. Big colleges have higher enrollment and in turn, more alumni, which means more money. Colleges are able to use the money to provide students with incredible resources, and to hire top faculty and staff, to name a few. With more students enrolled in big colleges comes great community building opportunities and a wider variety of student groups to join and be apart of. If you are considering to attend a big college in the state, we have put together a list of Florida's biggest colleges for your viewing below.

Rank School Name City State Net Cost School Level Retention Rate Details
1

Miami Dade College

Miami

FL

$14,535

4 year

N/A

# of Students 99,253

2

University of Central Florida

Orlando

FL

$15,033

4 year

87.11%

# of Students 70,248

3

Florida International University

Miami

FL

$12,122

4 year

83.54%

# of Students 62,837

4

Broward College

Fort Lauderdale

FL

$8,174

4 year

N/A

# of Students 61,784

5

Valencia College

Orlando

FL

$6,063

4 year

N/A

# of Students 59,989

6

University of Florida

Gainesville

FL

$15,157

4 year

96.46%

# of Students 56,642

7

University of South Florida-Main Campus

Tampa

FL

$11,335

4 year

88.78%

# of Students 49,451

8

Florida State College at Jacksonville

Jacksonville

FL

$7,336

4 year

N/A

# of Students 47,167

9

Florida State University

Tallahassee

FL

$15,511

4 year

91.71%

# of Students 46,410

10

St Petersburg College

Clearwater

FL

$7,695

4 year

N/A

# of Students 43,433

11

Palm Beach State College

Lake Worth

FL

$2,647

4 year

N/A

# of Students 42,602

12

Hillsborough Community College

Tampa

FL

$5,337

2 year

62.61%

# of Students 39,293

13

Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton

FL

$13,614

4 year

76.5%

# of Students 36,962

14

Nova Southeastern University

Fort Lauderdale

FL

N/A

4 year

71.12%

# of Students 35,881

15

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale

FL

N/A

4 year

73.53%

# of Students 31,029

16

Seminole State College of Florida

Sanford

FL

$8,443

4 year

N/A

# of Students 27,853

17

Saint Leo University

Saint Leo

FL

N/A

4 year

68.99%

# of Students 27,487

18

Full Sail University

Winter Park

FL

N/A

4 year

50.23%

# of Students 26,313

19

Indian River State College

Fort Pierce

FL

$1,846

4 year

N/A

# of Students 24,918

20

Eastern Florida State College

Cocoa

FL

$5,706

4 year

N/A

# of Students 23,447

21

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide

Daytona Beach

FL

N/A

4 year

61.7%

# of Students 23,297

22

Edison State College

Fort Myers

FL

$9,836

4 year

N/A

# of Students 21,641

23

Daytona State College

Daytona Beach

FL

$6,811

4 year

N/A

# of Students 21,226

24

Santa Fe College

Gainesville

FL

$7,966

4 year

N/A

# of Students 20,966

25

Tallahassee Community College

Tallahassee

FL

$4,899

2 year

58.72%

# of Students 20,046


1 - 25 of 368
  1. «
  2. 1
  3. 2
  4. 3
  5. 4
  6. 5
  7. »