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Florida Southern College

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Florida Southern Says...

Florida Southern looks for two things in applicants: performance and promise. The majority of applicants who have been admitted as freshmen have had a grade of B or better in college-preparatory courses (including four courses in English, three in mathematics, and the balance divided among science, foreign language, and social science), have ranked... More More

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111 Lake Hollingworth Drive

Lakeland, FL 33801

United States

Phone: 863-680-4131

Fax: 863-680-4120

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Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 84
SAT:
% Submitting Score:82%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:500 - 590
     Math Middle 50%:510 - 590
     Writing Middle 50%:480 - 580
ACT:
% Submitting Score:60%
     ACT Middle 50%:23 - 27
     Math Middle 50%:22 - 26
     English Middle 50%:22 - 28
Average High School GPA:3.62
     % with GPA 3.75 of higher:38.3%
     % with GPA 3.50 - 3.74:23%
     % with GPA 3.25 - 3.49:19.7%
     % with GPA 3.0 - 3.24:13.6%
     % with GPA 2.5 - 2.99:5.5%
Students in Top Tenth of HS Class:20%
Students in Top Quarter of HS Class:56%
Students in Top Half of HS Class:81%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:78%
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 4,963
Total applicants who are accepted: 2,476
Total of accepted students who enroll: 633
% of students who return for their sophomore year: 78%
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Application Process
Application Fee: $30.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Online Application Fee Policy:Reduced
Waivable
Early Decision Application Deadline: 12/01
Early Decision Notification Date: 12/15
Notification Begins: 01/15
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: No set date
Housing Deposit Deadline: 5/1
Housing Deposit Amount: $500.00
Housing Deposit Refundable: Yes, in full
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: Yes
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: 1 Year
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Considered
Academic GPA:Very important
Standardized Test Scores:Important
Application Essay:Important
Recommendation(s):Important
 
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Considered
Extracurricular Activities:Important
Talent / Ability:Important
Character / Personal Qualities:Important
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Considered
Geographical Residence:Not Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Important
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
Academic Units Required:
     Total Academic Units:18
     English:4
     Mathematics:3
     Science:2
     Lab Science:2
     Social Studies:3
     History:3
     Academic Electives:1
Academic Units Recommended:
     Foreign Language:2
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Key Statistics

Admissions

  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
    84
  • SAT:
     
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    500 - 590
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    510 - 590
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    480 - 580
  • ACT:
     
  •      ACT Middle 50%:
    23 - 27
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    22 - 26
  •      English Middle 50%:
    22 - 28
  • Average HS GPA:
    3.62
  • Early Decision Application Deadline:
    12/01
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