University of Southernmost Florida

9550 Regency Square Blvd., Suite 1100
Jacksonville, FL 32225
Tel: (305)644-1171
173 students
Pivate, 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 173 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
University of Southernmost Florida is one of 6 community colleges within Duval County, FL.
The nearest community college is Concorde Career Institute-Jacksonville (1.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
University of Southernmost Florida (FL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 11 staff 34 staff
University of Southernmost Florida Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 173 has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment 173 students 634 students
University of Southernmost Florida Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 36:1
University of Southernmost Florida Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 173 students 468 students
University of Southernmost Florida Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
University of Southernmost Florida Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 164 students 468 students
# Graduate Students 9 students 30 students
University of Southernmost Florida Graduation BreakDown FL All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
3%
2%
University of Southernmost Florida Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
30%
23%
University of Southernmost Florida Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
42%
17%
University of Southernmost Florida Black (2006-2014)
% White
24%
46%
University of Southernmost Florida White (2006-2014)
University of Southernmost Florida Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.68 0.70
University of Southernmost Florida Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 91%
University of Southernmost Florida % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (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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