About Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) is a public, space-grant university in Lee County, Florida. The university was founded in 1991. The university also has three other satellite campus in Naples, Punta Gorda, and Cape Coral.
Florida Gulf Coast University consists of six academic colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, College of Education, College of Health Professions, College of Professional Studies, Lutgert College of Business, and The UA Whitaker College of Engineering. These colleges offers a wide variety of courses, including 52 undergraduate degree programs, 30 graduate degree programs, 2 doctorate degree programs, and 1 specialist program.
The university has gained good academic reputation over the years. According to the US News, the university is ranked as first-tier among Regional Universities in the southern United States. It is also named one of the top 301 business schools in the country by Princeton Review.