University of Southernmost Florida

9550 Regency Square Blvd. Suite 1100
Jacksonville, FL 32225
Tel: (305)644-1171
77 students
Private for-profit
The mission of Florida Technical College is to provide education and training that enables graduates to obtain entry-level employment. Florida Technical College is committed to encouraging the intellectual pursuits of men and women in a variety of business and technical areas. The College strives to maintain the flexibility necessary to meet the needs of a diverse population and the varying educational requirements prompted by the changes in the society it serves. The College recognizes the need to encourage creative activities and community involvement commensurate with institutional resources and abilities.
School Highlights:
University of Southernmost Florida serves 77 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
University of Southernmost Florida is one of 8 community colleges within Duval County, FL.
The nearest community college is Concorde Career Institute-Jacksonville (1.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
University of Southernmost Florida Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 13 staff
59 staff
University of Southernmost Florida Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 5 7

Student Body

The student population of 77 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment
77 students
1,282 students
University of Southernmost Florida Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
22:1
University of Southernmost Florida student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
77 students
810 students
University of Southernmost Florida Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
University of Southernmost Florida Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 73 students 784 students
# Graduate Students 4 students 23 students
University of Southernmost Florida sch graduate University of Southernmost Florida sta graduate
% Asian
2%
2%
University of Southernmost Florida Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
72%
7%
University of Southernmost Florida Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
20%
12%
University of Southernmost Florida Black (2006-2013)
% White
5%
57%
University of Southernmost Florida White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
University of Southernmost Florida More (2010-2013)
University of Southernmost Florida Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.70 0.53
University of Southernmost Florida Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,103 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 0% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,103 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 0% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,103 $5,742
University of Southernmost Florida In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,103 $10,294
University of Southernmost Florida Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
University of Southernmost Florida % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Florida Technical College is a private two-year junior college with four campuses in Florida. Our programs are designed for students looking for quality, career-focused education in some of today's most up-and-coming career fields. We offer Associate's and Diploma-level programs that can be completed in as little as 18 months! We pride ourselves on our Career Placements Services. Staff members offer individual attention and advice to students on how to decide which degree and career path bests suits individual needs, goals and interests. Staff members also assist students in finding a good job, preparing for the interview process, building a resume, and negotiating salary and benefits. Florida Technical College is a Junior College accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Associates of Science degrees and academic diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting institutions also is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. The Jacksonville campus, located at 8711 Lone Star Road, is in the southern part of Jacksonville and easily accessible from all major highways in Northeast Florida. The campus boasts a modern facility and labs for computers, networking and medical assisting.

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Jacksonville community colleges have a 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. of 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Jacksonville is University of Southernmost Florida. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.