100%

Acceptance Rate

$8,633

Avg.Financial Aid

016812

FAFSA Code

About Full Sail University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

20,170

Website

www.fullsail.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

ACCSC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

Full Sail University was established in the year 1979 and is a private for-profit type institute. The university is situated in Dayton, Ohio and it initially started as a recording studio. Later, it moved to Central Florida in the year 1989 and since then it has been providing a real-time experience to the students with a full professional experience.

The university has spread its fields in media, entertainment, film-making, and digital media through more than 30 apartment complexes within a five-mile radius of campus, many of which are within walking distance.

It has representatives located in several countries across the world including China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, India, South Korea, Mexico, and the United Kingdom.

  • The student-faculty ratio of the university is 23:1.

  • The total graduation rate is 42%

  • The total student population is 19,443.

  • The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) has accredited the university.


Online Education at Full Sail University

  • The online facility of the university offers various distance education programs.

  • The credits can be transferred conveniently. The university offers Bachelors, Masters and Certificate programs online.

  • The university also offers support for the military and is veterans friendly.

  • The students can stay updated with their schedules, grades, attendance and the latest news and events related to the university through Connect.

For more info on Tuition and Fees


Reviews

The following reviews and rankings based on the student's feedback can give an insight into the university.

  • Flexible timings are available for the course and hence it can be completed before the traditional courses.

  • Few online software can be availed at a discounted rate from the university.

  • Enrolment in a degree program can be done at any time of the year.

  • The university tries to keep the online students connected like traditional students.

  • The Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools & Colleges (FAPSC) named the university 'School/College of the Year' consecutively for three years.

  • The university was ranked among the 'Best Colleges for Vets' by the Military Times EDGE Magazine.

Location & Contact

Address

3300 University Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4076790100
Fax: N/A
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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

100%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$75

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Full Sail University Admission Process

Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Programs

  • Completion of the application form

  • Completion of high school / General Educational Development(GED).

  • Official transcripts from previous institutions attended

  • Government-issued photo identification

  • Interview with an Admissions Representative


Admission Requirements for the Graduate Program

  • Completion of the online application form.

  • A Bachelor's degree or higher with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 / A baccalaureate degree or higher from an accredited university.

  • Required documents for the degree program opted.

  • A government-issued photo identification.


Admission Requirements for International Applicants

  • Completion of the application form.

  • Candidates must submit transcripts from previous institutions attended.

  • Submission of scores from a recognized language proficiency exam if the candidate's native language is not English.

  • A signed Enrollment Agreement and documentation of financial guarantee for funding of the degree program selected.


Acceptance Rate

Full Sail University acceptance rate is different and has an open admission policy. The university accepts almost all the students who apply with a decent academic background. The university offers both campus and online programs to enable students to pursue their education from the comfort of their own place.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$24,790

Average Annual Cost

$20,268

Books And Supplies

$530

Other Fees

$3,841

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,400

Budget For Other Expenses

$6,920

Total One Year Cost

$39,959

Annual cost to attend the university is the important thing which each and every student is adivsable to have the knowledge about the money invested in getting a degree.

This section will provide you with information regarding the average annual cost to attend the university while giving the information regarding the other expenses also.

The average annual tuition fees of the university are $20,268. Whereas the average net price amounts to $24,790. 

On average the total one year cost comes around $39,959.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

26:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

64%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Other academic year

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

74%

Male Professors

26%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Communication and Media Studies

621 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

615 Graduates

Audiovisual Communications Technolo...

457 Graduates

Music

420 Graduates

Graphic Communications

405 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

368 Graduates

Human Computer Interaction

324 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

290 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

245 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

218 Graduates

Computer Programming

177 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

163 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

154 Graduates

Communications Technology/Technicia...

138 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

89 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

69 Graduates

Marketing

66 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

60 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

53 Graduates

Computer Science

37 Graduates

Computer Engineering Technologies/T...

32 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

14 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

11 Graduates

Computer Engineering

9 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

7 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

18,577

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

49%

Full-time

100%

Part-time

N/A

Students Gender

Male

72%

US National: 44%

Female

28%

US National: 56%

Race/Ethnicity

39% White

9% Unknown

26% Black

17% Hispanic

6% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

79%

Out Of State

20%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$66,114 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

N/A

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

NA

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

NA

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$29,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$39,300/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$5,937

$44,362

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$62 - 460

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

81%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,633

Students Receiving Federal Grants

55%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,701

Students Receiving State Aid

9%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,370

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,658

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,168

$30K - $48K

$9,961

$48K - $75K

$9,231

$75K - $110K

$8,362

> $110K

$7,683

Full Sail provides financial assistance in a variety of ways which include grants, loans, work-study, and scholarships. To remain eligible for financial aid, the student must maintain a status of Satisfactory Progress and meet other specific credit-hour/weeks-of-instruction requirements.

FSU grants & scholarships are given to online as well as traditional students based on various eligibility criteria. Students looking for financial aid facilities can fill the FAFSA form. Full Sail University Federal school code is 016812.

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