Tuition & Fees

$4,365

$965

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
8%
500-599
30%
400-499
47%
300-399
14%
200-299
1%
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
28%
400-499
52%
300-399
15%
200-299
1%
30-36
1%
24-29
11%
18-23
45%
12-17
37%
6-11
6%
Below 6
0
30-36
1%
24-29
13%
18-23
38%
12-17
48%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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undergraduateRatios

39%

male

61%

female

1

teacher

27

students

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Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,500
Declined + 1,025
Total Received 5,525
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Public

15,742

undergraduate students

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Lists & Rankings

Florida SouthWestern State College does not appear on any Lists or Rankings

Most Popular Majors

  1. Elementary Education
  2. Supervision/management
  3. Nursing
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Codes

SAT 5191

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Location

School Facts

Florida SouthWestern State College (formerly Edison State College), founded in 1962, is a public liberal arts college. Its campus is located in Fort Myers, FL.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 15,742
Established in 1962
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •   CAHIIM (Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education)
•  ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
•  ADA (American Dental Association)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care)
•  JRCERT (Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Fort Myers, FL

413-acre campus in Fort Myers (population: 77,146); branch campuses in Naples and Punta Gorda; center in Labelle. Served by air and bus. Public transportation serves campus.

Florida SouthWestern State College
8099 College Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33919

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
2%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
7%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
8%
500-599
30%
400-499
47%
300-399
14%
200-299
1%
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
28%
400-499
52%
300-399
15%
200-299
1%
30-36
1%
24-29
11%
18-23
45%
12-17
37%
6-11
6%
Below 6
0
30-36
1%
24-29
13%
18-23
38%
12-17
48%
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $30
Common application accepted no
Application deadline one week prior to first day of classes
School has early decision program None
School has early action program None
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Reasoning only Not used
SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Not used
ACT only Not used

Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,500
Declined + 1,025
Total Received 5,525

Admissions Factors

Not Reported

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Admissions Contact

Amber McCown
Director of Admissions
P: 800 749-2322
F: 239 489-9094
admissions@fsw.edu

Financial Aid

47%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$6,172

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $3,400
Room $6,600
Board $3,000
Additional fees $965
Books & supplies $1,650
Total $15,615
Average Financial Aid - $6,172
Total with Avg. Aid $9,443
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Financial Aid Deadline

FAFSA
June 30

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: 239 489-9336
F: 239 489-9127
finaid@fsw.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Al Hermsen
Interim Director of Financial Aid

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
softball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Carl Mcaloose (men's)
Director, Intercollegiate Athletics
email

Carl Mcaloose (women's)
Director, Intercollegiate Athletics
email

Athletic Facts

Mascot
Buccaneers
School colors
purple and aqua

15,742

total students

NA%

in-state

NA%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

15,742
students

Female
61%
9,612

Male
39%
6,130

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

34%

5,389
students

Female
60%
3,195

Male
40%
2,194

66%

10,353
students

Female
62%
6,417

Male
38%
3,936

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
10%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
26%
Hispanic/Latino
47%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Job listing services
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 20
Countries most often represented Egypt
Haiti
Jamaica
New Zealand
The Netherlands
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

International Student Services
239 433-8023

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