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 University of Florida with a 89th percentile national academic rank for a comparatively affordable $14,786 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 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Florida's Best Value Colleges by Academic Quality per Dollar
Average Net Price College Rating $Value
Average Net Price
1) University of Florida
Gainesville, Public Not For Profit
89 83
Average Net Price
2) New College of Florida
Sarasota, Public Not For Profit
72 82
Average Net Price
3) Florida State University
Tallahassee, Public Not For Profit
79 79
Average Net Price
4) University of Miami
Coral Gables, Private Not For Profit
91 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
71 57
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
74 84
Average Net Price
9) The University of Tampa
Tampa, Private Not For Profit
73 62