Hodges University

Hodges University

Hodges University, or HU, was originally established as the International College in 1990. In May of 2007 when Earl and Thelma Hodges made a $12 million contribution to the institute, the college was renamed Hodges University. The university currently operates the Naples Campus and the Fort Myers Campus in Florida. In addition, Hodges University has several learning centers throughout Florida.

Hodges University awards more than 10 associate's and bachelor's degrees in science, as well as a number of master's degrees and online programs. The courses are offered through the following academic divisions:

  • Kenneth Oscar Johnson School of Business
  • School of Allied Health
  • School of Professional Studies
  • School of Technology

Hodges University's students are involved in on-campus clubs and organizations such as the Multicultural Committee, HU Ambassadors, Legal Society, School of Technology Society, HU Sports Club, and the Kenneth Oscar Johnson School of Business Club. HU also offers academic and career support services, and hands-on training facilities.

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Contacting Hodges University

Hodges University
2655 Northbrooke Drive
Naples , FL 34119-7932
General Phone: (239) 513-1122

Hodges University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management246business management, business administration, accounting
Liberal Arts124interdisciplinary studies
Security and Law Enforcement57criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and safety
Computer Science and Engineering46information technology, computer services management
Medical Administration28health care administration, medical records tech
Law20legal assistant, legal professions
Medicine20medical preparatory
Medical Support and Technology16medical assistant
Engineering Technician14drafting
Family and Social Work7social service professions
Therapy and Counseling1psychology courses

Number of programs and degrees for Hodges University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree13511
Bachelor's degree36211
Master's degree827

Hodges University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Hodges University had a total enrollment of 1,699 students (1,664 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 38%
Women 62%
Full-Time 88%
Part-Time 12%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 87%
Graduate 13%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 58%
Black 13%
Hispanic 23%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 3%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 8%
20-21 9%
22-24 14%
25-29 20%
30-34 15%
35-39 13%
40-49 15%
50-64 6%
65+ 0%

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


Hodges University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 38 %
Part-Time 7 %

Hodges University Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Naples, 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.

Hodges University Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

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

Hodges University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,180
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 11,180
Books and supplies $ 1,000

Financial Aid:
Hodges University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3037500)

Hodges University Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track4231

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year17$72,1225$76,960
Associate professorcalendar year16$54,2559$54,844
Assistant professorcalendar year9$46,78216$44,516
Instructorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year42$59,88631$52,653

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

Hodges University Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer/Info Tech Services Administration & Management, Other
Information Technology

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Family And Social Work
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other

Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Legal Professions and Studies, Other

Liberal Arts
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, Other

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