North Florida Community College

  • NORTH FLORIDA COMMUNITY COLLEGE is a member of the Florida College System and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate`s and Bachelor's degrees. NFCC is well known for its beautiful campus, supportive academic environment, and attention to student success. We invite you to visit our campus in Madison, Florida to find out why NFCC is the right choice for you.
School Highlights
  • North Florida Community College serves 1,243 students (33% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • North Florida Community College is the only community colleges within Madison County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to North Florida Community College is Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (28.8 miles away).
  • NFCC offers new Engineering Technology degree and certificates - 07/10/2018 - North Florida Community College recently expanded its Career and Technical Education offerings with the addition of a two-year Engineering Technology degree and three related college credit certificates - Engineering Technology Support Specialist, Lean Manufac...more
  • NFCC Graduate Natalie Sanchez Selected to Participate in Summer NSF-REU Program at FSU - 05/21/2018 - NFCC student Natalie Sanchez is participating in the 2018 National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF-REU) program at the Florida State University Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry. Sanchez is among 10 undergraduates from out...more
  • Zackery Peterson named NFCC Student of the Year - 04/25/2018 - North Florida Community College honored students for outstanding achievement and character during the 2017-2018 academic year during its 2018 Honors Convocation .awarded a total of 38 Outstanding Student Awards at its 2018 Honors Convocation in April 2018. Zac...more
  • NFCC Paramedic Program Receives National Accreditation - 11/07/2017 - The North Florida Community College Emergency Medical Services department`s Paramedic program is now nationally accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), the largest programmatic accreditor of the health s...more

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
North Florida Community College(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty31 staff37 staff
North Florida Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of North Florida Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has increased from 35:1 over five years.
  • The North Florida Community College diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has grown by 29% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,243 students1,142 students
North Florida Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio40:138:1
North Florida Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students411 students487 students
North Florida Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students832 students655 students
North Florida Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
North Florida Community College Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
North Florida Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
North Florida Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
North Florida Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
North Florida Community College White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
North Florida Community College Unknown (2008-2012)
North Florida Community College Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.450.60
North Florida Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
North Florida Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,900$30,800
North Florida Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,084 is less than the state average of $6,464. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $12,018 is more than the state average of $11,973. The out-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,084$6,464
North Florida Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$12,018$11,973
North Florida Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Tuition NotesSubject to change.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%91%
North Florida Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Gaming and Technology Club, Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA), Ladell Brothers Outdoor Environmental Center, Literary Sentinels Book Club, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Save Our Animal Resources (SOAR), Student Government Association (SGA), Young Engineers Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Community Theatre - Sentinel Upstage Players, Hardee Center for the Arts (Exhibits), NFCC Artist Series (Performing Arts Series), Outdoor Public Art Collection/Program

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Colin P. Kelly Fitness Center (Fitness Center, Gymnasium), Intramural Sports
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

Whatever your path, NFCC is a great place to learn.

The NFCC mission is to offer an individualized and supportive academic atmosphere, accessible education, lifelong learning opportunities, and professional growth for its students and communities.

NFCC students enjoy comfortable class sizes, usually with 24 students or less, and access to state-of-the-art educational facilities and the latest technology. Personalized advising, financial aid opportunities, student support programs, tutoring, one of the best college libraries in the state, and an outstanding Academic Success Center are all in place to help students succeed.

Opportunities abound outside the classroom as well.
  • The Hardee Center for the Arts hosts monthly exhibits (fall/spring) and a walk across campus reveals NFCC's impressive outdoor public art collection. Student art is also routinely featured in the Hardee Center and in NFCC's Bacot Gallery.
  • The Colin P. Kelly Fitness Center offers students a wonderful place to stay fit and healthy; community passes are also available.
  • The NFCC Artist Series presents live performances, ranging from classical to contemporary, at Van H. Priest Auditorium.
  • NFCC Community Theatre allows students and the community to audition and take the stage. Participants gain experience in acting, directing, lighting, set design and other areas of the theater.
  • The Ladell Brothers Outdoor Environmental Center is a 20-acre nature center on campus with marked trails, observation points and picnic sites; an ideal site for nature walks and bird watching.
We invite you to visit our campus in Madison, Florida to find out why NFCC is the right choice for you.

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For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,464 per year for in-state students and $11,973 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,054 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 89%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.