Florida Career College-Miami

1321 SW 107 Ave Ste 201B, Miami
FL, 33174
Tel: (305)553-6065
4,368 students
Private for-profit

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FLORIDA CAREER COLLEGE has been specializing in career training since 1982. Florida Career College continually maintains and develops programs and courses according to industry needs. The department identifies the skills needed for today's job market by working closely with the computer and software manufacturers, professional associations and employers.
School Highlights:
Florida Career College-Miami serves 4,368 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Florida Career College-Miami is one of 24 community colleges within Miami-Dade County, FL.
The nearest community college is College of Business and Technology-Flagler (2.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Florida Career College-Miami Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 4,368 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 49:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,368 students
1,303 students
Florida Career College-Miami Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,368 students
834 students
Florida Career College-Miami Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Florida Career College-Miami sch enrollment Florida Career College-Miami sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Florida Career College-Miami Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
34%
7%
Florida Career College-Miami Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
44%
11%
Florida Career College-Miami Black (2006-2012)
% White
20%
66%
Florida Career College-Miami White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Florida Career College-Miami More (2008-2012)
Florida Career College-Miami sch ethnicity Florida Career College-Miami sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.65 0.44
Florida Career College-Miami Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,644 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,644 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,644 $5,890
Florida Career College-Miami In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,644 $10,047
Florida Career College-Miami Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded as Florida Programming and Educational Center, Inc., the College's first classes began in September 1982 in Miami, Florida. In 1990, the School started using the name Florida Computer and Business School. Through the years, the school has grown and expanded with additional courses and programs to match student skills with the needs of the computer industry and business sectors. Florida Career College currently owns and operates five campuses. The main campus is located in Miami, Florida with four branch campuses located in Pembroke Pines, Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida, Lauderdale Lakes, Florida and Hialeah, Florida. All campuses are conveniently located near expressways, shopping malls, and restaurants. Florida Career College offers large, comfortable classrooms, computer labs with PC and Mac computers, Medical Labs, bookstore and a resource center. The resource center provides students and faculty with reference materials, including books, videos and periodicals to supplement textbooks and lectures. Also, each campus houses school offices for student services, financial services, and career center. The Miami campus is located at 1321 SW 107 Avenue, Suite 201B, Miami, Florida. The 28,000-square-foot facility is conveniently located across the street from Florida International University (F.I.U.) South Campus. Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award diplomas and Associate of Science degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education.

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