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Florida Gulf Coast University

Florida Gulf Coast University

10501 Fgcu Blvd S
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
(239) 590-1000

Florida Gulf Coast University is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1997. FGCU is in Fort Myers, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This medium-sized university offers subjects such as hospitality and business administration. Students are offered two certificates, one degree at the associates level, 44 degrees at the bachelors level, 20 degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree by this university. 12,015 students sought degrees from the 52 programs at this university in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits FGCU. Florida Gulf Coast is one of 15 research universities in Florida.

Admission

In 2010, 8,650 students applied to FGCU. Florida Gulf Coast admitted more than two-thirds of the applicants or 6,055 students. Around 57% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 8,650 students applied to FGCU. Florida Gulf Coast admitted more than two-thirds of the applicants or 6,055 students. Around 57% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 70%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 69%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 70%

Student Demographics

FGCU enrolled 12,015 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

FGCU enrolled 12,015 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 5287
  • Total Enrolled Female: 6728
  • Undergraduate Male: 4779
  • Undergraduate Female: 5842
  • Graduate Male: 460
  • Graduate Female: 934

Faculty Demographics

589 faculty work for Florida Gulf Coast. Around 63% of teachers are full-time, around 36% of teachers are part-time, and more than half of the teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

589 faculty work for Florida Gulf Coast. Around 63% of teachers are full-time, around 36% of teachers are part-time, and more than half of the teachers are men.

  • Male: 310
  • Female: 279
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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