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Florida Southern College

Lakeland, FL
University Website: www.flsouthern.edu
Apply Online: www.flsouthern.edu/admissions/application.htm
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Florida Southern College (commonly referred to as Florida Southern, Southern or FSC) is a private college located in Lakeland, Florida, United States. It was selected by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top ten Southern Comprehensive Colleges-Bachelors, and by The Princeton Review as a Best Southeastern College, a Best Value College, and included in the Best 366 Colleges: 2008. Florida Southern is the home of the world’s largest single-site collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture. For its 2011 and 2012 rankings, The Princeton Review selected Florida Southern's campus as the most beautiful in the country.

Florida Southern has won national titles in NCAA Division II competition in several sports, most notably baseball, golf, swimming, and basketball. The official colors of the college and its athletic teams are scarlet and white.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $25,529.00 avg tuition

111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
Lakeland, FL 33801-5698
(863) 680-4111

Apply online Admissions:
www.flsouthern.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.flsouthern.edu/finaid

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Florida Southern College

Statistics:
Applied 3,159
Admitted 2,056 65%
Enrolled total 525
Full Time: 525
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 490 590
SAT Math 500 590
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 470 570
ACT Composite 22 27
ACT English 21 27
ACT Math 21 26
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 77%
4-year graduation rate 37%
6-year graduation rate 55%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Florida Southern College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $25,529.00 $25,529.00 $25,529.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $583.00 $583.00 $583.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $750.00 $750.00 $750.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $13,055.00 $13,055.00 $13,055.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $200.00 $200.00 $200.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $400.00 $400.00 $400.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,808.00 $8,808.00 $1,330.00
Other Expenses $1,330.00 $1,330.00 $1,330.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $30.00
Books and Supplies $1,150.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 99%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $16,073.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 67%
Avg amount of student loan aid $11,150.00

Florida Southern College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural Business and Management, General X
Horticultural Science X
Landscaping and Groundskeeping X
Ornamental Horticulture X
Turf and Turfgrass Management X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Environmental Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Advertising X
Broadcast Journalism X
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other X
Journalism X
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication X
Public Relations/Image Management X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Nurse Specialist X
Nursing Education X
Nursing Practice X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Mathematics and Computer Science X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Criminology X
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Graphic Design X
Music Management X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X

Scholarships for Students in Florida

Name Amount Deadline
Airgas-Terry Jarvis Memorial Scholarship $2,500 February 15, 2017
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
Earl I. Anderson Scholarship $1,250 January 31, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
First Time College Student Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017
Community College Graduate Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017

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