Polk State College

Winter Haven, FL 33881

Located in Winter Haven, Florida, Polk State College is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

Polk State College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Polk State College's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,483 and fees $883. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $9,933 and $2,339 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. LPN to ADN
  3. BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 133
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 52

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Polk State College

Rose Training Institute, Inc.
1.15 miles away
South Florida State College
34.21 miles away
Valencia College
36.9 miles away
University of South Florida-Main Campus
42.87 miles away
Dr. Earl Lennard High School
47.3 miles away
Lincoln College of Technology
48.64 miles away
University of Central Florida
50.27 miles away
Seminole State College of Florida
55.16 miles away
Lake-Sumter State College
55.44 miles away
Pasco-Hernando State College
59.29 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1967 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1985 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
10/01/2012 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Net Price

$8,512

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,981
30k to 48k$8,833
48k to 75k$10,601
75k to 110k$12,293
Over 110k$12,943
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $112.00 $409.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population

11,364

Undergrads

0

Graduates

7,167

Women

4,197

Men

31%

Full-time

69%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
53%
Hispanic
21%
Black/African American
16%
Race/ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
2%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Florida Nurses Foundation Scholarship and Grant

The Florida Nurses Foundation exists to promote nursing and delivery of healthcare through the advancement of research, education and practice. Each year, funds are provided to registered [...]

Charlotte Liddell Scholarship Fund

Annual awards for Florida residents who are undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in a nationally accredited Nursing program in Florida. Undergraduate students must have a minimum 2.5 [...]

District 3 Scholarship

There are two scholarships annually; Preference to Marion County Residents, BSN generic students only, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicants must: Be enrolled in a [...]

District 4 Florida Nurses Scholarship/Research Award

The scholarship is to students from Hillsborough County who are pursuing a Geriatric RN or graduate program.   Applicants must:   Be enrolled in a nationally accredited [...]

Eleanor Bindrum Scholarship Fund

Annual awards for Florida residents who are undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in a nationally accredited Nursing program in Florida. Undergraduate students must have a minimum 2.5 [...]


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Florida state board of nursing
Polk State College
999 Avenue H NE
Winter Haven, FL 33881
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