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Florida Gateway College

Lake City, FL 2-Year Public
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About Florida Gateway College

Florida Gateway College Overview

Florida Gateway College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Lake City, Florida. Florida Gateway College was founded in 1962 and enrolls 2,912 undergrads and no graduate students.

📆 Mark your calendar! The final application deadline for Fall 2023 is August 6.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Florida Gateway College!

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Florida Gateway College's theater groups.

Florida Gateway College does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Florida Gateway College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Florida Gateway College on the Student Life page.

2022 Florida Gateway College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $2,369
Out-of-State $9,473

Is Florida Gateway College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer idea of what Florida Gateway College offers and if the college seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Florida Gateway College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Florida Gateway College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Florida Gateway College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Florida Gateway College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Florida Gateway College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Florida Gateway College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Florida Gateway College.

Based on this information, how does Florida Gateway College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Florida Gateway College a good school for you?

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Where is Florida Gateway College Located?

Florida Gateway College is located in the small town setting of Lake City, Florida, in the suburbs of Jacksonville.

If you are interested in seeing Florida Gateway College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 90, I-75, I10 to Lake City, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Gainesville Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Florida Gateway College and Lake City are like without leaving home.

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College Info

149 SE College Place Lake City, FL 32025

Campus Setting: Small Town

Florida Gateway College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 6

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 6

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Florida Gateway College is Aug 6.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Florida Gateway College is Aug 6.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Florida Gateway College ACT Scores

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Florida Gateway College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Florida Gateway College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$10,043

In State

$17,147

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,369
$9,473
Fees
$2,274
$2,274
Housing
$5,400
$5,400
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Florida Gateway College is like? There are approximately 2,912 students enrolled at Florida Gateway College. 29% percent of students attend school full-time.

29%

Full Time

71%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,912

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,643

Out-of-State

$11,747

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 6
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