Community Colleges in Florida

The 2023 Directory of Florida Community Colleges and Costs

Florida Community Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend community college in Florida?   The average annual in-state two year college tuition in Florida was $11,380 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of $3,040 from the 2019-2020 average of $8,340 and represents a 36.45% annual increase. The list of Florida community colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating. Community colleges, also known as junior colleges, provide an excellent money saving opportunity for those concerned with college costs. Many students are choosing to begin their education at community colleges for two years, taking advantage of their lower cost. Then after two years transferring to a full four year institution to pursue a full bachelors degree or higher. Most community colleges also have the benefit of open admission policies.  

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 9 community colleges and universities in Florida, the most popular being Hillsborough Community College with 8,652 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $1,931. Lake Sumter State College is the most expensive community school in Florida with an in-state tuition of $3,292.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Florida colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Florida or cheap Florida colleges guide.

<Academic 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 ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Florida Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Eastern Florida State College

Cocoa, Florida

$1,892 NA NA
Florida Gateway College

Lake City, Florida

$2,369 NA NA
Florida Keys Community College

Key West, Florida

$2,483 NA NA
Hillsborough Community College

Tampa, Florida

$1,931 NA NA
Lake Sumter State College

Leesburg, Florida

$3,292 NA NA
North Florida Community College

Madison, Florida

$2,280 NA NA
Pasco Hernando Community College

New Port Richey, Florida

$2,297 NA NA
South Florida Community College

Avon Park, Florida

$3,135 NA NA
Tallahassee Community College

Tallahassee, Florida

$2,002 NA NA