General Information About FastTrain of Jacksonville
FastTrain is dedicated to providing quality education and career opportunities to those individuals seeking advancement. Our objectives are: * To provide career educational opportunities based on the skills and competency levels required by employers. * To utilize up-to-date materials, texts, hands-on equipment, research and real-world projects that stimulate enthusiastic learning experiences. * To provide the quality and qualified faculty and staff dedicated to the success and development of each student. * To encourage continued improvement in faculty and staff to meet and exceed their personal goals and expectations. * To review, develop and implement new programs of study that offer viable opportunities to those individuals seeking advancement. FastTrain's operating philosophy is based on three concepts: Instructors / Curriculum Curriculum content must be reviewed regularly to ensure continued relevance with technology in the workplace. The FastTrain staff consists of trainers that have real world career experience. All classes are hands-on instructor led. FastTrain takes great pride in its instructional staff. Every quarter the curriculum is reviewed and updated to match the industry trends and needs. Computer Labs Curriculum will integrate technology, lifelong learning and professional development activities. Curriculum integration helps students connect the entire learning process to their lifetime career coals. FastTrain's commitment to career education is tightly integrated with providing students with the technology found in the business world. FastTrain labs feature equipment that the graduate will encounter in the business world. Whether it is the current router, processor or operating system, the investment is continuing. Investment Student support services help students begin to prepare for career opportunities. Such services include assistance in applying for financial aid, advising, tutoring, helping undergraduates find employment, and other special assistance programs as required. FastTrain fully realizes that whether one is a corporate client, or an individual, the cost associated with providing the optimum student training experience is of great concern. Through our relationships in the industry, FastTrain is able to provide quality education at a reasonable cost.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 77%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 238 Native American 0 Asian 3 African American 39 Hispanic 7 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 52 Enrolled FullTime Graduates