Pinellas Park, Florida (FL) Colleges and Universities

There are 21 colleges located within 25 miles of Pinellas Park, Florida. Looking exclusively at public and private not-for-profit institutions, we'll analyze these schools based on several categories key to everyone's college search.

Get familiar with the student populations, town proximity, graduation rates, and net prices of the schools surrounding the Pinellas Park area through statistics reported by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Closest Schools to Pinellas Park, Florida

There's a decent variety of schools located around Pinellas Park, from community and private colleges to larger public universities. With a fairly large city nearby, there's also a good mix of small town and urban campus settings. The closest colleges are:

  • Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater (4.7 miles)
  • St Petersburg College (4.7 miles)
  • Eckerd College (6.4 miles)
  • Pinellas Technical College-St. Petersburg (6.4 miles)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg (6.7 miles)

Largest Schools near Pinellas Park, Florida

There are a few fairly large schools located near Pinellas Park, with both public and private school options in the mix. The most populated college is the University of South Florida-Main Campus, which has 42,067 students enrolled. The next largest colleges nearby are:

  • St Petersburg College (31,767 students)
  • Hillsborough Community College (26,571 students)
  • The University of Tampa (7,959 students)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg (4,739 students)
  • Eckerd College (2,023 students)

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  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  • Business
  • Communications and Journalism
  • Computer Sciences
  • Culinary Arts and Personal Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Legal
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities
  • Mechanic and Repair Technologies
  • Medical and Health Professions
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Transportation and Distribution
  • Visual and Performing Arts

Lowest Net Price

The calculation of net price is performed by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received from the costs of attendance. This section goes over figures that apply to full-time undergraduate students only based on the 2014-2015 school year. Fred D. Leary Technical College has the lowest net tuition in the area at $2,504. The next lowest net costs belong to:

  • Hillsborough Community College ($5,400)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg ($10,461)
  • St Petersburg College ($10,933)
  • University of South Florida-Main Campus ($11,514)
  • Brewster Technical College ($12,252)

Highest Graduation Rate

The rates detailed within this section apply only to full-time undergraduate students. They're calculated based on the 2015 school year and 150% of the typical time required to complete a program. Most of the nearby schools with the highest graduation rates are private and/or technical colleges, with one exception. The highest rates are boasted by:

  • Fred D. Learey Technical College (92%)
  • Erwin Technical College (78%)
  • University of South Florida-Main Campus (68%)
  • Eckerd College (65%)
  • Brewster Technical College (62%)

Students focusing on the Pinellas Park area for college have a good variety of options to consider, with less expensive community college like Hillsborough Community College as well as large universities such as the University of South Florida-Main Campus.

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