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Santa Fe College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Santa Fe College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Santa Fe College Ranked?

2020 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.

Santa Fe College was awarded 10 badges in the 2020 rankings.

Overall Quality

Santa Fe College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

See all of the rankings for Santa Fe College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Santa Fe College?

Acceptance Rate

Since Santa Fe College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

Learn more about Santa Fe College admissions.

Santa Fe College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Santa Fe College, the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.

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 Santa Fe College is 34%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  34 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Santa Fe College

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Good Overall Diversity at Santa Fe College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 14,588 undergraduates at Santa Fe College with 6,246 being full-time and 8,342 being part-time.

Santa Fe College Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for Santa Fe College is 70.94 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  70.94 out of 100
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How Much Does Santa Fe College Cost?

The overall average net price of Santa Fe College is $10,130. 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 Santa Fe College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$9,201 $9,879 $11,197 $12,291 $12,522

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 Santa Fe College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Santa Fe College, approximately 22% of students took out student loans averaging $4,847 a year. That adds up to $19,388 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Santa Fe College is 15.2%. 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 Santa Fe College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Santa Fe College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $34,600 in their early years. This is about 15% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Santa Fe College make the most money.

Location of Santa Fe College

Located in Gainesville, Florida, Santa Fe College is a public institution. The suburban atmosphere of Gainesville makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Location of Santa Fe College

Contact details for Santa Fe College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3000 Northwest 83Rd Street, Gainesville, FL 32606-6210
Phone: 352-395-5000

Santa Fe College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 75 $29,500
Nursing 70 NA
Health & Medical Administrative Services 33 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 26 NA
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 12 NA
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 6 NA
Biotechnology 4 NA
Computer Information Systems 2 NA
Human Development & Family Studies 0 NA
Information Technology 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Santa Fe College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Santa Fe College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 5,357 students took at least one online class at Santa Fe College. This is an increase from the 5,348 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 5,357 2,099
2016-2017 5,348 2,121
2015-2016 5,545 2,086
2014-2015 4,957 1,947
2013-2014 5,105 2,011

Learn more about online learning at Santa Fe College.


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