Best Value Colleges in Florida by Academic Quality per Dollar

These are the Florida schools which appear on CollegeCalc's Best Value Colleges in America ranking and represent the colleges providing the finest education balanced against an affordable average net price. The best value in Florida ranking goes to New College of Florida with a 79th percentile national academic rank for a comparatively affordable $12,353 average net price.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2016-2017 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Florida's Best Value Colleges by Academic Quality per Dollar
Average Net Price College Rating $Value
Average Net Price
1) New College of Florida
Sarasota, Public Not For Profit
79 84
Average Net Price
2) University of Florida
Gainesville, Public Not For Profit
89 83
Average Net Price
3) Florida State University
Tallahassee, Public Not For Profit
81 79
Average Net Price
4) University of Miami
Coral Gables, Private Not For Profit
92 63
Average Net Price
5) University of Central Florida
Orlando, Public Not For Profit
78 81
Average Net Price
6) Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, Private Not For Profit
74 58
Average Net Price
7) Florida Southern College
Lakeland, Private Not For Profit
78 70
Average Net Price
8) University of South Florida Main Campus
Tampa, Public Not For Profit
75 84