About Eastern Florida State College
Eastern Florida State College, formerly Brevard Community College, is a public college in Brevard County, Florida. It is a member of the Florida College System and has campuses in Cocoa, Melbourne, Palm Bay, and Titusville, as well as a Virtual Campus. EFSC is a direct connect satellite campus program to The University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando, Florida. Since its inception, the college has served more than a half-million students. About 35,000 students take courses annually on the Titusville, Cocoa, Melbourne and Palm Bay campuses, and online. According to state Florida College System statistics, the college has among the top graduation rates in the 28-member Florida College System, and the highest graduation rate among state and community colleges in Central Florida.In 2010, the college reported 25,000 students enrolled for courses. There were 1,200 employees in 2011, including support personnel and faculty.
- Offers certificate, bachelor's, and associate degrees
- 12,306 students
- 0.14 faculty staff per student
Notable programs at Eastern Florida State College
The most popular degrees are Photography, Interior Design, Welding, Cosmetology, Dental Assisting, Forensic Science, Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, Heating and Gas Technology, and Broadcast Technology.
Tuition and costs
In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Eastern Florida State College was $9,739, while for in-state students it was $2,496. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $7,244.
The average financial aid at Eastern Florida State College is $4,095. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $5,644 for undergraduate tuition on average.
Financial aid available at Eastern Florida State College
43% of undergraduate students at Eastern Florida State College received grants or loans in 2017.
The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.
Average student living expenses at Eastern Florida State College
The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,600.