Eckerd College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in St. Petersburg, FL, Eckerd College is one of the best universities in the state of Florida. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Eckerd College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Eckerd College.

4200 54th Avenue S St. Petersburg, FL 33711
Phone: (727) 864-8331
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Eckerd College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.8
Graduation and retention ranking: 164
Average freshman retention rate: 78.5%
6-year graduation rate: 64.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 55%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 9
Faculty resources ranking: 171
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 41.9%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 13:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 87.5%
Student selectivity ranking: 155
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1020-1225
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 16%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 48%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 66.1%
Financial resources rank: 73
Alumni giving rank: 156
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 21.5%

Essential Facts: Eckerd College

  • Eckerd is generally small compared to other campuses, so friendships are very easy to make.
  • Eckerd College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,999, with a gender distribution of 34 percent male students and 66 percent female students.
  • Eckerd College’s campus borders the Gulf of Mexico, allowing students glimpses of abundant Florida wildlife such as dolphins, manatees, egrets, ibis, roseate spoonbills, pelicans, and even alligators.

Eckerd College History

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 78%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 80%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 56%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station