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.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
|College||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||61 staff|
|Number of Programs Offered||5||7|
|Total Enrollment||77 students||1,296 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1||21:1|
|# Full-Time Students||77 students||810 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||73 students||798 students|
|# Graduate Students||4 students||23 students|
|% Two or more races||
|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|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$11,103||$5,694|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$11,103||$10,252|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||100%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
- 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.
- College Location Mi. Students
830 students | 1.10 Mi7259 Salisbury Road
Jacksonville, FL 32256
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Jacksonville, FL 32207
220 students | 5.80 Mi6700 Southpoint Parkway Suite 400
Jacksonville, FL 32216
26,076 students | 6.00 Mi501 W State St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
291 students | 6.20 Mi4130 Salibury Road North Suite 1100
Jacksonville, FL 32216
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