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Located in New Port Richey, Florida, Pasco-Hernando State College is a public institution. New Port Richey is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

330 Undergraduate Degrees

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Pasco-Hernando State College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at PHSC.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#77 Most Popular Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#153 Most Popular Nursing & Nursing Assistants Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards PHSC has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#116 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools College Factual
#116 Best Registered Nursing Associate Degree Schools College Factual
#232 Best Value Colleges for Registered Nursing College Factual
#239 Best Value Colleges for Nursing College Factual

Where Is Pasco-Hernando State College?

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Contact details for PHSC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey, FL 34654-5199
Phone: 727-847-2727
Website: www.phsc.edu

How Do I Get Into PHSC?

You can apply to PHSC online at: https://phsc.edu/admissions/apply-and-register-online

As long as you submit the requested materials to Pasco-Hernando State College when applying, you shouldn't have to worry about getting in since the school has an open admissions policy.

Can I Afford Pasco-Hernando State College?

11% Take Out Loans
8.6% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At PHSC, approximately 11% of students took out student loans averaging $4,568 a year. That adds up to $18,272 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at PHSC is 8.6%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Pasco-Hernando State College Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,725 Full-Time Undergraduates
60% Women
36% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 9,886 undergraduate students at PHSC, with 3,725 being full-time and 6,161 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 3,725 full-time undergraduates at PHSC, 40% are male and 60% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Pasco-Hernando State College students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 127
Black or African American 190
Hispanic or Latino 850
White 2,273
International Students 14
Other Races/Ethnicities 271

Geographic Diversity

Florida students aren't the only ones who study at Pasco-Hernando State College. At this time, 16 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 10 countries are represented at PHSC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, New Zealand, and South Korea.

Online Learning at Pasco-Hernando State College

8,503 Took All Classes Online
9,663 Took At Least One Class Online
93.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 9,663 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at PHSC has changed over the last few years.

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Online Affordability Rankings of PHSC

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Pasco-Hernando State College was $3,155 for in-state students. Out-of-state students paid $12,032. The following table shows how PHSC is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.

Major Tuition for In-State Students Tuition for Out-of-State Students
Registered Nursing #22 #117
Nursing #25 #132

Online Affordability Rankings of PHSC Rankings

During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Pasco-Hernando State College was $3,155 for in-state students. Out-of-state students paid $12,032. The following table shows how PHSC is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are mostly online.

Major Tuition for In-State Students Tuition for Out-of-State Students
Nursing #16 #87
Registered Nursing #16 #74

Online Growth Rankings of PHSC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Pasco-Hernando State College was 93.9%. This is the #286 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at PHSC regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at PHSC ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at PHSC.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Registered Nursing #66
Nursing #105

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Pasco-Hernando State College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 180 0 81 261
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 69 0 69
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 180 69 81 330

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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