Eastern Florida State College

Public, Four-years School Located in Melbourne, FL

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How much is the EFSC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, EFSC's tuition & fees is $2,496 for Florida residents and $9,739 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $17,948 for Florida residents and $25,191 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

EFSC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Florida Residents Tuition & Fees$2,496
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$9,739
Books & Supplies Costs$1,600
On-campus Room & Board$10,024
On-campus Expenses$3,828
Off-campus Room & Board$8,424
Off-campus Expenses$3,828
2023-2024 Estimates
Florida Residents Tuition & Fees$2,232
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$8,641

How Much Does it Cost to Go to EFSC for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $29,149 at EFSC. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $95,776. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $84,280.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$8,641$23,534$20,126
Sophomore (2024-25)$7,668$23,679$20,655
Junior (2025-26)$6,803$24,018$21,335
Senior (2026-27)$6,037$24,545$22,164
4 Years Total$29,149$95,776$84,280
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$7,668$23,679$20,655
Sophomore (2025-26)$6,803$24,018$21,335
Junior (2026-27)$6,037$24,545$22,164
Senior (2027-28)$5,356$25,255$23,142
4 Years Total$25,864$97,497$87,296
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$6,803$24,018$21,335
Sophomore (2026-27)$6,037$24,545$22,164
Junior (2027-28)$5,356$25,255$23,142
Senior (2028-29)$4,753$26,146$24,272
4 Years Total$22,949$99,964$90,913
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$6,037$24,545$22,164
Sophomore (2027-28)$5,356$25,255$23,142
Junior (2028-29)$4,753$26,146$24,272
Senior (2029-30)$4,217$27,218$25,555
4 Years Total$20,363$103,164$95,133
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$5,356$25,255$23,142
Sophomore (2028-29)$4,753$26,146$24,272
Junior (2029-30)$4,217$27,218$25,555
Senior (2030-31)$3,742$28,471$26,995
4 Years Total$18,068$107,090$99,964

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, EFSC' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $12,965. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Florida, its tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $8,844.
In-StateOut-of-State
Eastern Florida State College$2,496$9,739
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,675
Public Schools$7,198$12,965
Private Schools$20,937
Florida Four-years Colleges$17,068
Public Schools$4,190$8,844
Private Schools$19,195

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between EFSC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationIn-StateOut-of-State
Eastern Florida State CollegeMelbourne, FL$2,496$9,739
College of Central FloridaOcala, FL$2,710$10,517
Chipola CollegeMarianna, FL$3,120$8,950
Daytona State CollegeDaytona Beach, FL$3,106$11,994
Florida SouthWestern State CollegeFort Myers, FL$3,401$12,979
Florida State College at JacksonvilleJacksonville, FL$2,878$9,992
Florida CollegeTemple Terrace, FL$17,142$18,920
Indian River State CollegeFort Pierce, FL$2,764$10,201
Florida Gateway CollegeLake City, FL$3,100$11,747
State College of Florida-Manatee-SarasotaBradenton, FL$3,074$11,595
Northwest Florida State CollegeNiceville, FL$3,246$11,625

Financial Aid and COA

At Eastern Florida State College, 4,820 students (38%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $3,841.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at EFSC is $21,350 for students living on-campus and $19,750 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 610 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $5,599 and the average amount of student loans is $4,263.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$17,948$25,191
COA (off-campus)$16,348$23,591
Tuition & Fees$2,496$9,739
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$15,452$15,452
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$13,852$13,852
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$14,107$21,350
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$12,507$19,750
Average Financial Aid$3,841$3,841
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship4,82038%$3,841
Pell Grants3,84530%$3,222
Federal Student Loan2,11417%$5,317
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid61066%-
Grants or Scholarships52957%$5,599
Federal Grants37240%$4,766
Pell Grants37240%$4,745
Other Federal Grants222%$355
State/Local Grants28731%$3,158
Institutional Grants9010%$3,138
Student Loan Aid15016%$4,263
Federal Student Loans15016%$4,148
Other Student Loans1-$17,223
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level414365$4,901
0-30,000212210$6,262
30,001-48,0009190$5,399
48,001-75,0005347$2,964
75,001-110,0003716$1,206
110,001 or more212$412

Student Population

Eastern Florida State College has a total of 13,114 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 4,945 male students and 7,732 female students attending EFSC. The school offers online degree programs and 4,659 students enrolled online exclusively (35.53% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Undergraduate12,677 4,9457,732

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1519 Clearlake Rd, Melbourne, FL
Phone321-632-1111
WEBwww.easternflorida.edu
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate
Program Offered122 Programs
Online Program Offered12 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population13,114
Graduation Rate51%
Transfer-out Rate10%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate18 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties265 (Full-time), 577 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs732 (Full-time), 722 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$55,529
Average Staff Salary$46,230