Florida State College at Jacksonville

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School Overview

Florida State College at Jacksonville (locally referred to as FSCJ) is a four-year coeducation state college located in Jacksonville, Florida. FSCJ is a member of the Florida College System, a group of 28 state colleges and community colleges that servers over 900,000 students. Previously considered a community college, FSCJ is a “state college” since it offers a much larger selection of four-year bachelor degree programs than a two-year community college. In addition to its main campus in Jacksonville, FSCJ has campus locations along the Atlantic coast of North Florida. Between its five campuses, Florida State College has a total enrollment of more that 81,000 students.

General Information

Address: 501 W State St, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Phone Number: (904) 359-5433

Website Address: www.fscj.edu

Institution Type: Public, 4-year or above

Awards Offered:

  • 1-year certificate
  • 2-year certificate
  • Associate’s degree
  • 4-year certificate
  • Bachelor’s degree

Campus setting City: Large

Campus housing: No

Student Population: 43,218 (43,218 undergraduate)

Student-to-faculty Ratio: 39 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $1,714 $1,901 $2,268 $2,450 +8.02%
Books and Supplies $800 $800 $900 $900 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $2,514 $2,701 $3,168 $3,350 +5.74%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 873 65%
Grant or scholarship aid 731 55% $3,081,619 $4,216
• Federal grants 475 36% $1,759,375 $3,704
• Pell grants 475 36% $1,657,395 $3,489
• Other federal grants 169 13% $101,980 $603
State/local government grant or scholarships 592 44% $1,050,198 $1,774
Institutional grants or scholarships 148 11% $272,046 $1,838
Student loan aid 232 17% $1,035,793 $4,465
• Federal student loans 232 17% $1,035,793 $4,465
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS PhD AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 93 4209 1995
Architecture and Related Services 16
Interior Architecture 16
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 65 166 614
Accounting and Related Services, Other 13
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping 3 115
Business Administration and Management 59 65
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 65
Business and Personal/financial Services Marketing Operations 214
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies 13
Executive Assistant/executive Secretary 35 117
Finance 6 1
Hospitality Administration/management 1
Management Information Systems and Services, Other 3 4
Management Information Systems 24
Office Management and Supervision
Operations Management and Supervision 32
Real Estate 70
Restaurant/food Services Management 3 2
Vehicle and Vehicle Parts and Accessories Marketing Operations
Computing and Information Sciences 3 46 25
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 7
Computer Systems Analysis/analyst 22 9
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 3
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 17 16
Construction Trades 3 48
Building/construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other
Carpentry/carpenter 1 11
Construction Trades, Other
Electrician 2 36
Plumbing Technology/plumber 1
Education 7 134
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, Other 134
Education/teaching Of Individuals With Hearing Impairments Including Deafness 7
Engineering Technology 52 103
Architectural Engineering Technology/technician 6 12
Automotive Engineering Technology/technician 16
Biomedical Technology/technician 7
Civil Engineering Technology/technician
Computer Technology/computer Systems Technology 9 31
Construction Engineering Technology/technician 6
Drafting and Design Technology/technician 2 18
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/technicians, Other 3
Environmental Control Technologies/technicians, Other 1 4
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/technician 2 36
Industrial Production Technologies/technicians, Other 2
Instrumentation Technology/technician
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 22 697 400
Clinical/medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other 14
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician 21
Dental Assisting/assistant 20
Dental Hygiene/hygienist 53
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Dietitian Assistant 2
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic) 27 183
Health Information/medical Records Technology/technician 12 27
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training 101
Massage Therapy/therapeutic Massage 24
Medical Radiologic Technology/science – Radiation Therapist 46 10
Medical/clinical Assistant 15
Nursing Assistant/aide and Patient Care Assistant/aide
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Opticianry/ophthalmic Dispensing Optician 14
Pharmacy Technician/assistant 1
Physical Therapy Technician/assistant 50
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other
Psychiatric/mental Health Services Technician 2
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 22 401
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist 55
Surgical Technology/technologist 19
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 3 23 235
Corrections 77
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration 18
Criminal Justice/police Science 105
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician 5
Fire Science/fire-fighting 39
Fire Services Administration 3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other 14
Security and Loss Prevention Services
Legal and Law Studies 63
Legal Administrative Assistant/secretary
Legal Assistant/paralegal 63
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 3005
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 3005
Mechanics and Repairers 3 75
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/technician 20
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/technician 24
Autobody/collision and Repair Technology/technician 12
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 3 1
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/technician 1
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician 17
Personal and Culinary Services 22 110
Cosmetology/cosmetologist 84
Facial Treatment Specialist/facialist 26
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science 9
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/manager 13
Precision Production Trades 4
Welding Technology/welder 4
Science Technologies/technicians 6
Biology Technician/biotechnology Laboratory Technician 6
Transportation and Materials Moving 46 94
Airline/commercial/professional Pilot and Flight Crew 5
Aviation/airway Management and Operations 41
Construction/heavy Equipment/earthmoving Equipment Operation
Truck and Bus Driver/commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor 94
Visual and Performing Arts 26 69
Cinematography and Film/video Production 10 49
Commercial and Advertising Art 13 17
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 3 3
Work and Family Studies 28 84
Child Care and Support Services Management 28 61
Child Care Provider/assistant 23
Foodservice Systems Administration/management
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Florida State College at Jacksonville Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(904) 359-5433
Website:www.fscj.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://connections.fscj.edu/MemApp2/
Address:501 W State St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:24,078
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:12,572 (52% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,878
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,992
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:77%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,072

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Florida State College at Jacksonville Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Florida State College at Jacksonville.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1684
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services662
Construction Trades91
Education111
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields86
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs12121
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service732
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians101
Natural Resources and Conservation21
Personal and Culinary Services52
Precision Production3
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Science Technologies/Technicians31
Social Sciences1
Transportation and Materials Moving32
Visual and Performing Arts22
Grand total945014

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Florida State College at Jacksonville.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services331
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Grand total782

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Florida State College at Jacksonville and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,878
Out-of-state$9,992
Books and supplies$1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,17077%
Grant or scholarship aid85056%$5,072
Student loan aid1,11774%$1,702

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid11,22943%$3,895
Federal student loans12,98150%$3,493

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Florida State College at Jacksonville. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Florida State College at Jacksonville students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Florida State College at Jacksonville Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment24,078
Undergraduate enrollment24,078
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Florida State College at Jacksonville Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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