City College Fort Lauderdale

Overview of City College Fort Lauderdale

The campus of City College is in Fort Lauderdale, FL, which is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at City College include, at the school's highest level, the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in media.

City College Selectivity

Admission at City College is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 427 students enrolled (956 full-time equivalent). City College has a large minority student population.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of City College is to educate and train students in their chosen major for employment in specific career fields. The College awards Diplomas, Associate of Science or Bachelor of Science degrees based on the student's completion of required coursework with at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average and a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 in the core for those students completing the required course work towards an Associate of Science degree in Emergency Medical Services and Nursing."

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Contacting City College

City College
2000 W. Commerical Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale , FL 33309
General Phone: (954) 492-5353

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City College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management45business management, accounting
Nursing and Emergency Medicine40EMT paramedic, registered nursing
Medical Support and Technology30medical coding, medical assistant
Security and Law Enforcement18security services management
Law15legal assistant
Media11radio and TV tech
Medical Administration2medical office assistant
Computer Science and Engineering1computer and media applications

Number of programs and degrees for City College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree13811
Bachelor's degree242

City College Student Body

In 2007-2008, City College had a total enrollment of 427 students (956 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 45%
Women 55%
Full-Time 98%
Part-Time 2%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 94%
(Foreign Students) 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 4%
20-21 10%
22-24 22%
25-29 29%
30-34 13%
35-39 11%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


City College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 50 %
Part-Time 100 %

City College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Fort Lauderdale, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

City College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

City College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,360
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,360
Books and supplies $ 1,425

Financial Aid:
City College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2515400)

City College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track54

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year5$43,1934$60,688
All faculty totalcalendar year5$43,1934$60,688

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

City College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Security And Law Enforcement
Securities Services Administration/Management

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City College Highlights

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What Sets City College Apart:

% of degrees in media
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%City College % of degrees in media
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%City College Number of degree programs
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%City College Minority % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 20%City College % students 40 years or older

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