The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both schools are four-years, public schools.
  • NCSU has more expensive tuition & fees ($30,869) than FSU ($18,786).
  • It is harder to admit to FSU than NCSU.
  • NCSU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,355) than FSU (1,260).
  • NCSU has higher submitted ACT score (30) than FSU (28).
  • FSU has more students with 45,130 students while NCSU has 36,831 students.
  • NCSU has a lower number of students per faculty with 15 to 1 while FSU's ratio is 22 to 1.
  • NCSU has more full-time faculties with 1,842 faculties while FSU has 1,631 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - North Carolina State University at Raleigh and Florida State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Vote to see the other's choices.
Raleigh, North CarolinaLocationTallahassee, Florida
Four-years, PublicSchool Typefour-years, Public
Doctor's degree - research / scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research / scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
2023 Tuition & Fees
63%% Receiving Financial Aid87%
$8,951Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,413
47.48 %Acceptance Rates37.07 %
32.20 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)31.51 %
1,355SAT Score1,260
30ACT Score28
84 %Graduation Rate83 %
-Transfer-out Rate5 %
94 %Retention Rate94 %
36,831Student Population45,130
1,842Number of Faculties1,631
15 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio22 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

Related Articles and Ads