General Information About Florida Career College
Florida Career College's mission is to successfully prepare our graduates for new career opportunities. Our objectives are to: * Offer graduates viable career options by providing quality educational programs based on employer-driven requirements. * Create a positive learning environment that recognizes individuality and enables students to meet their unique educational goals. * Generate excitement and foster the desire to learn through diverse teaching methods. * Maintain a qualified, caring faculty and staff dedicated to the personal and professional development of each student. * Remain at the forefront of education by supporting continuing education and training for graduates, faculty, and staff. * Instill a quality philosophy in students, staff, and faculty to continually exceed expectations. * Prepare and encourage students to pursue life-long learning. Florida Career College's campuses in Miami, Hialeah, Pembroke Pines, Lauderdale Lakes, Clearwater, Kendall, West Palm Beach, Brandon, Margate/Pompano, Jacksonville, Boynton Beach and Orlando, FL, are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award diplomas, Associate of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally-recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education.
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
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- 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
- Associate's degree
- City: Midsize
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 70%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 751 Native American 1 Asian 21 African American 226 Hispanic 142 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 248 Enrolled FullTime Graduates