Florida Memorial University

Florida Memorial University Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Florida Memorial University, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Florida Memorial University Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Florida Memorial University was awarded 50 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is teacher education subject specific.

Overall Quality

Florida Memorial University is ranked #2,229 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Florida Memorial University also holds the #69 spot on the Best Colleges in Florida ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Florida Memorial University?

Acceptance Rate

With an acceptance rate of 27%, Florida Memorial University is one of the most selective schools in the country. Good grades and high test scores alone may not be enough to get you into the school, so do your best to submit a stellar application.

Learn more about Florida Memorial University admissions.

Florida Memorial University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Florida Memorial University, this ratio is 13 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Florida Memorial University is 73%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  73 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Florida Memorial University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Florida Memorial University is 64%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  64 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Florida Memorial University is 13%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  13 out of 100

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Florida Memorial University Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,050 undergraduates at Florida Memorial University with 999 being full-time and 51 being part-time.

How Much Does Florida Memorial University Cost?

The overall average net price of Florida Memorial University is $17,625. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Florida Memorial University

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,391 $17,810 $19,751 $21,960 $24,260

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Florida Memorial University, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Florida Memorial University, approximately 72% of students took out student loans averaging $7,172 a year. That adds up to $28,688 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Florida Memorial University is 19.0%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Florida Memorial University Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Florida Memorial University with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $27,600 in their early years. This is about 31% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Florida Memorial University make the most money.

Location of Florida Memorial University

Florida Memorial University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Miami Gardens, Florida. Miami Gardens is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Contact details for Florida Memorial University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 15800 Nw 42 Avenue, Miami Gardens, FL 33054-6199
Phone: 305-626-3600
Website: www.fmuniv.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FloridaMemorial
Twitter: https://twitter.com/floridamemorial

Florida Memorial University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 25 majors graduated from Florida Memorial University. Of these students, 156 received undergraduate degrees and 26 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
General Psychology 20 $21,300
Criminal Justice & Corrections 17 $23,700
Business Administration & Management 17 NA
Public Relations & Advertising 17 NA
Legal Research 16 NA
Accounting 14 NA
Social Work 10 NA
General Biology 10 NA
Air Transportation 9 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 5 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Florida Memorial University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Florida Memorial University

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2018-2019, 472 students took at least one online class at Florida Memorial University. This is an increase from the 403 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 472 0
2017-2018 403 0
2016-2017 371 0
2015-2016 295 0
2013-2014 385 0

Learn more about online learning at Florida Memorial University.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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