The Baptist College of Florida

Private, Four-years School Located in Graceville, FL

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How much is the BCF tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, BCF's tuition & fees is $13,800.
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 $22,582 when a student lives on-campus.

BCF Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$13,800
Books & Supplies Costs$1,200
On-campus Room & Board$5,082
On-campus Expenses$2,500
Off-campus Room & Board$10,020
Off-campus Expenses$2,000
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$15,674

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $71,876 at BCF. 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 $115,082. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $80,936.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$15,296$23,991$16,724
Sophomore (2024-25)$16,955$26,925$18,870
Junior (2025-26)$18,794$30,226$21,298
Senior (2026-27)$20,831$33,941$24,045
4 Years Total$71,876$115,082$80,936
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$16,955$26,925$18,870
Sophomore (2025-26)$18,794$30,226$21,298
Junior (2026-27)$20,831$33,941$24,045
Senior (2027-28)$23,090$38,123$27,153
4 Years Total$79,670$129,215$91,366
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$18,794$30,226$21,298
Sophomore (2026-27)$20,831$33,941$24,045
Junior (2027-28)$23,090$38,123$27,153
Senior (2028-29)$25,594$42,832$30,673
4 Years Total$88,309$145,122$103,169
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$20,831$33,941$24,045
Sophomore (2027-28)$23,090$38,123$27,153
Junior (2028-29)$25,594$42,832$30,673
Senior (2029-30)$28,369$48,136$34,659
4 Years Total$97,885$163,032$116,530
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$23,090$38,123$27,153
Sophomore (2028-29)$25,594$42,832$30,673
Junior (2029-30)$28,369$48,136$34,659
Senior (2030-31)$31,445$54,112$39,173
4 Years Total$108,499$183,203$131,659

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, BCF' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Florida, its tuition is lower than the average tuition of $19,195.
In-StateOut-of-State
The Baptist College of Florida$13,800
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
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 BCF and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
The Baptist College of FloridaGraceville, FL$13,800$5,520
Edward Waters UniversityJacksonville, FL$14,878$22,319
Flagler CollegeSaint Augustine, FL$26,610$7,500
Florida Memorial UniversityMiami Gardens, FL$19,110$19,110
Hobe Sound Bible CollegeHobe Sound, FL$9,068$7,950
AI Miami International University of Art and DesignMiami, FL$20,794$23,799
Trinity International University-FloridaMiami, FL$14,180$14,120
Trinity Baptist CollegeJacksonville, FL$14,300$6,592
Trinity College of FloridaTrinity, FL$16,300-
Webber International UniversityBabson Park, FL$32,150$3,600
Rasmussen University-FloridaOcala, FL$15,117$4,726

Financial Aid and COA

At The Baptist College of Florida, 248 students (59%) 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 $6,556.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at BCF is $16,026 for students living on-campus and $20,464 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 24 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 $9,289 and the average amount of student loans is $3,789.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$22,582
COA (off-campus)$27,020
Tuition & Fees$13,800
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$8,782
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$13,220
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,026
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$20,464
Average Financial Aid$6,556
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship24859%$6,556
Pell Grants13532%$4,317
Federal Student Loan8320%$5,700
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid24100%-
Grants or Scholarships24100%$9,289
Federal Grants1458%$5,157
Pell Grants1458%$5,061
Other Federal Grants521%$270
State/Local Grants1667%$4,324
Institutional Grants2292%$3,706
Student Loan Aid521%$3,789
Federal Student Loans521%$3,789
Other Student Loans0--

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

BCF's acceptance rate is 100.00%. A total of 36 applicants applied to and 36 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 30 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 83.33%.
To apply to BCF, 5 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Recommendations, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants3614$22
Admitted3614$22
Enrolled3012$18
Acceptance Rate100.00%100.00%100.00%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)83.33%85.71%81.82%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered But Not Required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programConsidered But Not Required
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesConsidered But Not Required
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Considered But Not Required

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are required to apply to BCF. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 993 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 20.
Its SAT score is lower than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is slightly lower than the national average score of 24.
Average25th75th
SAT Total9939311,055
National Average1,168
Florida Average1,154
SAT EBRW509478540
SAT Math484453515
ACT Composite201722
National Average24
Florida Average24
ACT Math181620
ACT English201623

Student Population

The Baptist College of Florida has a total of 410 students including 385 undergraduate and 25 graduate students. By gender, there are 213 male students and 233 female students attending BCF. The school offers online degree programs and 297 students enrolled online exclusively (72.44% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total446 213233
Undergraduate422 196226
Graduate24 177

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address5400 College Dr, Graceville, FL
Phone850-263-3261
WEBwww.baptistcollege.edu/
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered19 Programs
Online Program Offered19 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered3 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate92.11%
Yield71.43%
Student Population410
Graduation Rate59%
Transfer-out Rate15%
Retention Rate74% (Full-time), 100% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate8 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties23 (Full-time), 29 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs54 (Full-time), 83 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$42,941
Average Staff Salary$33,180