Get Smart Guide

Florida’s public and private colleges and universities, state colleges and career/technical schools offer a range of degrees, certificates and experiences; many also offer online degree programs. Whichever path you choose, you can find the right place to pursue your goals in the Sunshine State.

State universities

The State University System of Florida includes 12 universities making it the second-largest public university system in the nation.

DATA KEY: Enrollment: Undergraduates, Fall 2017. Tuition/Fees: For new undergraduate Florida resident at main campus per credit hour, Fall 2018. Room/Board: Double occupancy dorm room and meal plan for one academic year, 2018-19. Accepted: Percentage of first-time-in-college applicants admitted, Fall 2017. Deadline: Application deadline for Fall 2018 term; special financial aid and housing deadlines are listed first.
Sources: State University System of Florida; FloridaShines.org; school websites.

Florida A&M University
Tallahassee
(850) 599-3796
Enrollment: 7,550 | Tuition/Fees: $152
Room/Board: $10,594
Accepted: 38% | Deadline: 5/1

Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton
(561) 297-3040
Enrollment: 23,766 | Tuition/Fees: $201
Room/Board: $11,896
Accepted: 48% | Deadlines: 2/15, 5/1

Florida Gulf Coast University
Fort Myers
(800) 590-3428
Enrollment: 13,582 | Tuition/Fees: $204
Room/Board: $10,160
Accepted: 62% | Deadlines: 11/15, 2/15, 5/1

Florida International University
Miami
(305) 348-2363
Enrollment: 41,852 | Tuition/Fees: $206
Room/Board: $10,882
Accepted: 52% | Deadline: Rolling, 11/1 for merit aid

Florida Polytechnic University
Lakeland
(863) 583-9050
Enrollment: 1,439 | Tuition/Fees: $165
Room/Board: $10,903
Accepted: 73% | Deadlines: 11/1, 5/1

Florida Poly is Florida’s only public university wholly dedicated to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) with six bachelor’s degrees with 18 focus areas in emerging areas of advanced engineering and technology. Florida Poly partners with leading technology firms to shape an industry-relevant curriculum that connects students with immediate career opportunities. Our Innovation Labs are dedicated to researching topics like robotics, data visualization, 3-D printing, big data analytics, cyber security, media production and entrepreneurship. Florida Poly’s campus is one of the most innovative, cutting-edge university facilities around.

Florida State University
Tallahassee
(850) 644-6200
Enrollment: 32,718 | Tuition/Fees: $216
Room/Board: $10,666
Accepted: 40% | Deadlines: 11/1, 2/7

New College of Florida
Sarasota
(941) 487-5000
Enrollment: 834 | Tuition/Fees: $192
Room/Board: $9,370
Accepted: 69% | Deadlines: 11/1, 4/15

University of Central Florida
Orlando
(407) 823-2000
Enrollment: 56,408 | Tuition/Fees: $212
Room/Board: $10,010
Accepted: 50% | Deadlines: 12/1 for financial aid priority; 5/1

University of Florida
Gainesville
(352) 392-1365
Enrollment: 36,436 | Tuition/Fees: $213
Room/Board: $10,120
Accepted: 36% | Deadline: 11/1

UF Online (ufonline.ufl.edu) provides an unparalleled undergraduate experience to determined individuals — wherever life takes them. We remove barriers, so our students can access a high-quality UF degree. Those who have what it takes to complete one of our fully online four-year programs earn the same University of Florida degree as their counterparts on campus. And, online students can access recreation and fitness facilities, university athletics and student health services through an optional fee package.

University of North Florida
Jacksonville
(904) 620-1000
Enrollment: 13,987 | Tuition/Fees: $213
Room/Board: $9,772
Accepted: 41% | Deadlines: 10/31, 5/1

University of South Florida
Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota-Manatee
(813) 974-3350
Enrollment: 36,955 | Tuition/Fees: $211
Room/Board: $10,184 – $11,610
Accepted: 50% | Deadlines: 11/1, 1/15, 3/1

The University of South Florida is a designated preeminent state research university, recognizing the institution’s high performance and strong trajectory toward national excellence. The USF system includes three institutions, each separately accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools: USF, USF St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee. The main doctoral research campus in Tampa is home to the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health and Pharmacy. USF’s College of Marine Science is located in St. Petersburg.

University of West Florida
Pensacola
(800) 263-1074
Enrollment: 9,547 | Tuition/Fees: $212
Room/Board: $9,354
Accepted: 52% | Deadlines: 12/1, 5/1

State Colleges

Florida’s State Colleges are the primary point of access to higher education in Florida, with 65% of the state’s high school graduates pursuing postsecondary education at one of these 28 colleges.

DATA KEY: Enrollment: Total undergraduates, Fall 2017. Tuition/Fees: Lower Division, per credit hour for Florida residents, Fall 2018. Florida State Colleges are open access institutions that generally do not have strict application deadlines. However, specific deadlines do apply to certain academic programs. Contact colleges to learn which deadlines apply to you.
Sources: Florida College System; FloridaShines.org

Broward College
Fort Lauderdale, Coconut Creek, Davie, Miramar, Pembroke Pines, Weston
(954) 201-7350
Enrollment: 40,754 | Tuition/Fees: $118

Chipola College
Marianna
(850) 526-2761
Enrollment: 2,092 | Tuition/Fees: $102

College of Central Florida
Ocala, Chiefland, Lecanto
(352) 873-5800
Enrollment: 7,151 | Tuition/Fees: $107

College of Central Florida has more than 70 programs of study at two campuses, two centers and the Appleton Museum of Art. CF is among the most affordable colleges in the United States and consistently ranks in the top 20% of military friendly schools in the nation. CF has partnerships with University of Central Florida and University of South Florida to guarantee you admission after you complete your CF associate degree. Low-cost tuition combined with personal attention in the classroom makes CF a top choice for higher education. CF has a robust campus life, from the student newspaper to honor societies to pre-professional organizations.

Daytona State College
Daytona Beach, DeLand, Deltona, New Smyrna Beach, Palm Coast
(386) 506-3059
Enrollment: 13,970 | Tuition/Fees: $102

Daytona State College offers pathways to exciting careers, education, in-demand skills training and personal enrichment. DSC features small class sizes, personal attention from expert faculty, six campus locations and convenient, flexible class schedules. In addition to the Associate of Arts/University Transfer degree, Daytona State also offers more than 100 associate of science degrees and certificates and specialized training for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing.

Eastern Florida State College
Cocoa, Melbourne, Palm Bay, Titusville
(321) 632-1111
Enrollment: 15,769 | Tuition/Fees: $104

Florida Gateway College
Lake City, Bell, Cross City, Olustee
(386) 752-1822
Enrollment: 3,292 | Tuition/Fees: $103

Florida Keys Community College
Key West, Marathon, Tavernier
(305) 296-9081
Enrollment: 1,030 | Tuition/Fees: $109

Florida SouthWestern State College
Fort Myers, LaBelle, Naples, Punta Gorda
(800) 749-2322
Enrollment: 15,731 | Tuition/Fees: $113

Florida Southwestern State College offers bachelor and associate degrees and college credit certificates in 45 academic programs and is a nationally recognized leader in innovative education. The School of Health Professions boasts a state of the art Simulation Education Center that has obtained global recognition. Graduates of FSW’s nationally accredited Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology have had 100% pass rates on the certification examination for the past 12 years, ranking the program nationally in the top 15%.

Florida State College at Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Yulee
(904) 646-2300
Enrollment: 21,092 | Tuition/Fees: $105
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Florida State College at Jacksonville offers more than 160 degree and certificate programs. Flexible class scheduling, online, hybrid and traditional classes are offered. The college’s world-class faculty and wide range of career-oriented programs attract a diverse student body from more than 100 countries around the world. FSCJ has been named by the Aspen Institute as a Top 150 college in the nation for exceptional student outcomes.

Gulf Coast State College
Panama City, Port St. Joe, Tyndall Air Force Base
(850) 769-1551
Enrollment: 5,379 | Tuition/Fees: $99

Hillsborough Community College
Tampa, Brandon, MacDill Air Force Base, Plant City, Ruskin
(813) 253-7000
Enrollment: 27,626 | Tuition/Fees: $104

Indian River State College
Fort Pierce, Okeechobee, Port St. Lucie, Stuart, Vero Beach
(772) 462-4722
Enrollment: 17,598 | Tuition/Fees: $104

Lake-Sumter State College
Leesburg, Clermont, Sumterville
(352) 787-3747
Enrollment: 4,881 | Tuition/Fees: $106

Miami Dade College
Miami, Doral, Hialeah, Homestead
(305) 237-8888
Enrollment: 56,000 | Tuition/Fees: $118

Miami Dade College offers more than 300 academic pathways, including computer animation and game art, digital forensics, fashion design and merchandising, film, TV and digital production and mechatronics. From student government to intercollegiate athletics, student-edited newspapers and literary magazines, internships and study abroad programs, MDC offers a full “college experience.” Its Idea Center is a hub for innovation and creativity that hosts classes, workshops and talks by tech gurus, disrupters and CEOs from cutting-edge companies.

North Florida Community College
Madison
(850) 973-2288
Enrollment: 1,367 | Tuition/Fees: $102

Northwest Florida State College
Niceville, Crestview, DeFuniak Springs, Fort Walton Beach,
Hurlburt Field, Santa Rosa Beach
(850) 678-5111
Enrollment: 5,727 | Tuition/Fees: $104

Palm Beach State College
Lake Worth, Belle Glade, Boca Raton, Loxahatchee Groves, Palm Beach Gardens
(561) 967-7222
Enrollment: 30,052 | Tuition/Fees: $101

Pasco-Hernando State College
New Port Richey, Brooksville, Dade City, Spring Hill, Wesley Chapel
(727) 847-2727
Enrollment: 11,947 | Tuition/Fees: $105

Pensacola State College
Pensacola, Century, Gulf Breeze, Milton
(850) 484-1000
Enrollment: 9,655 | Tuition/Fees: $105

Polk State College
Winter Haven, Bartow, Lake Wales, Lakeland
(863) 297-1000
Enrollment: 10,659 | Tuition/Fees: $112

Polk State College has campuses and centers in every corner of Polk County offering bachelor and associate degrees, certificates and workforce training programs. PSC offers small class sizes, flexible class schedules and online options, affordable tuition, excellent financial aid, vibrant student life opportunities and intercollegiate athletics. PSC partners with the University of South Florida to provide eligible PSC students with guaranteed admission to a USF System institution upon the successful completion of an associate in arts degree.

Santa Fe College
Gainesville, Alachua, Archer, Keystone Heights, Starke
(352) 395-7322
Enrollment: 14,588 | Tuition/Fees: $107

Seminole State College of Florida
Sanford, Altamonte Springs, Heathrow, Oviedo
(407) 708-4722
Enrollment: 17,550 | Tuition/Fees: $104

South Florida State College
Avon Park, Arcadia, Bowling Green,Lake Placid
(863) 453-6661
Enrollment: 2,860 | Tuition/Fees: $105

St. Johns River State College
Palatka, Orange Park, St. Augustine
(386) 312-4030
Enrollment: 7,249 | Tuition/Fees: $108

St. Petersburg College
St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Largo, Pinellas Park, Seminole, Tarpon Springs
(727) 341-4772
Enrollment: 29,548 | Tuition/Fees: $112

Founded in 1927, St. Petersburg College is Florida’s first two-year college and the first to offer bachelor’s degrees. We offer more than 100 degree and certificate programs, including many high-demand, high-skill industry-recognized workforce certifications. Our career-focused curriculum is created with input from industry experts to give you the skills you need to meet the needs of today’s employers. Two new programs, FUSE and Ignite, guarantee admission to specific bachelor’s programs at a University of South Florida System institution or Florida A&M University for eligible students who first complete an associate degree at SPC.

State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, Venice
(941) 752-5000
Enrollment: 10,886 | Tuition/Fees: $102

Tallahassee Community College
Tallahassee, Havana
(850) 201-8555
Enrollment: 11,782 | Tuition/Fees: $101

Tallahassee Community College offers 70 different degree and certificate programs that encompass a variety of fields from business management to engineering, from nursing to law enforcement. The TCC2FSU and TCC2FAMU programs help students reach the goal of earning a four-year degree at Florida State University or Florida A&M University. TCC Academic Enrichment programs in Honors, Global Enrichment, STEM and Service Learning complement any program of study and are designed to challenge you to expand your horizons and achieve more in your academic career.

Valencia College
Orlando, Kissimmee, Winter Park
(407) 582-1507
Enrollment: 44,834 | Tuition/Fees: $103

Independent colleges& universities of Florida

Florida’s 30 not-for-profit, private schools offer programs on main campuses, at more than 100 satellite sites and through more than 425 online degree programs. All are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools.

DATA KEY: Enrollment: Full-time undergraduates, Fall 2017. Tuition/Fees: One academic year, Fall 2017-18. Room/Board: Double occupancy dorm room and meal plan for one year, 2017-18. Accepted: Percentage of first-time-in-college applicants admitted, Fall 2017. Deadline: Fall term. Data provided by ICUF.

Adventist University of Health Sciences
Orlando
(407) 303-7742
Enrollment: 575 | Tuition/Fees: $14,440
Room/Board: $6,126
Accepted: 97% | Deadline: Varies by program

Ave Maria University
Ave Maria
(239) 280-2550
Enrollment: 1,035 | Tuition/Fees: $19,970
Room/Board: $10,955
Accepted: 42% | Deadline: Rolling

Barry University
Miami Shores
(800) 899-3100
Enrollment: 2,991 | Tuition/Fees: $29,850
Room/Board: $11,100
Accepted: 85% | Deadline: Rolling

Beacon College
Leesburg
(855) 220-5374
Enrollment: 344 | Tuition/Fees: $37,778
Room/Board: $11,090
Accepted: 53% | Deadline: Rolling
(Students with language-based learning disabilities or AD/HD.)

Bethune-Cookman University
Daytona Beach
(800) 448-0228
Enrollment: 3,755 | Tuition/Fees: $14,410
Room/Board: $8,912
Accepted: NA | Deadline: 12/1 for best admission/scholarship consideration, 5/1

Eckerd College
St. Petersburg
(800) 456-9009
Enrollment: 1,915 | Tuition/Fees: $43,044
Room/Board: $11,706
Accepted: 73% | Deadline: Rolling

Edward Waters College
Jacksonville
(888) 898-3191
Enrollment: 853 | Tuition/Fees: $13,525
Room/Board: $7,282
Accepted: 60% | Deadline: Rolling

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Daytona Beach
(800) 862-2416
Enrollment: 5,378 | Tuition/Fees: $34,822
Room/Board: $11,100
Accepted: 75% | Deadline: Rolling

Everglades University
Boca Raton
(888) 854-5645
Enrollment: 2,099 | Tuition/Fees: $17,000
No on-campus housing
Accepted: 73% | Deadline: Rolling

Everglades University offers bachelor’s and master’s degree programs that prepare students in a variety of fields of study, including aviation/aerospace, alternative medicine, alternative and renewable energy, business/hospitality, construction/surveying, crisis and disaster and environmental policy. EU is committed to weaving the principles of green building and environmental consciousness into each of its programs of study in order to meet the increasing demand for green careers.

Flagler College
St. Augustine
(800) 304-4208
Enrollment: 2,988 | Tuition/Fees: $18,200
Room/Board: $10,680
Accepted: 57% | Deadline:  11/1, 3/1

Florida College
Temple Terrace
(813) 988-5131
Enrollment: 489 | Tuition/Fees: $17,142
Room/Board: $8,420
Accepted: 74% | Deadline: Rolling

Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne
(321) 674-8000
Enrollment: 3,269 | Tuition/Fees: $41,240
Room/Board: $13,610
Accepted: 63% | Deadline: Rolling

Florida Institute of Technology offers undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees that prepare students for careers of the future. Our 16 research centers, including the Buzz Aldrin Space Institute, fuel discoveries, enhance student learning and create change for the benefit of our planet and all of its inhabitants. Our residential campus life is rich in variety: You can relax in a botanical garden or check out the Florida Tech Jet Dragster Racing Team.

Florida Memorial University
Miami Gardens
(305) 626-3600
Enrollment: 1,129 | Tuition/Fees: $15,536
Room/Board: $6,734
Accepted: 27% | Deadline: Rolling

Florida Southern College
Lakeland
(863) 680-4111
Enrollment: 2,356 | Tuition/Fees: $34,774
Room/Board: $11,204
Accepted: 51% | Deadline: 11/1, 3/1

Hodges University
Naples
(833) 510-1915
Enrollment: 573 | Tuition/Fees: $13,940
Room/Board: No housing
Accepted: 58% | Deadline: Rolling

Jacksonville University
Jacksonville
(904) 256-8000
Enrollment: 2,180 | Tuition/Fees: $35,260
Room/Board: $13,950
Accepted: 87% | Deadline: Rolling

Keiser University
Fort Lauderdale
(888) 534-7379
Enrollment: 18,172 | Tuition/Fees: $19,224
Room/Board: $11,182
Accepted: NA| Deadline: Rolling

Keiser University serves approximately 18,000 students on 18 Florida campuses, online and internationally. The 100-acre flagship campus in West Palm Beach extends Keiser’s educational offerings to more than 100 degrees in Florida. A comprehensive college experience is available for traditional students seeking dormitories, a culturally rich campus life comprised of students from a variety of international locations, athletics teams and a safe environment to live, learn, work and play. Committed to a “students first” philosophy, Keiser prepares graduates for careers in business, criminal justice, sports management, health care, technology, hospitality, education and career-focused general studies.

Lynn University
Boca Raton
(800) 994-5966
Enrollment: 1,826 | Tuition/Fees: $37,510
Room/Board: $11,970
Accepted: 85% | Deadline: 11/15, 3/1

Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale
(800) 541-6682
Enrollment: 3,154 | Tuition/Fees: $29,930
Room/Board: $12,560
Accepted: 58% | Deadline:11/1, 2/12

Palm Beach Atlantic University
West Palm Beach
(888) 468-6722
Enrollment: 2,350 | Tuition/Fees: $29,950
Room/Board: $9,660
Accepted: 97% | Deadline: Rolling

Ringling College of Art and Design
Sarasota
(941) 351-5100
Enrollment: 1,395 | Tuition/Fees: $44,560
Room/Board: $14,600
Accepted: 64% | Deadline: Rolling

Rollins College
Winter Park
(407) 646-2161
Enrollment: 2,453 | Tuition/Fees: $48,335
Room/Board: $14,600
Accepted: 64% | Deadline: 11/1, 2/15

Saint Leo University
Saint Leo
(800) 334-5532
Enrollment: 2,057 | Tuition/Fees: $22,220
Room/Board: $12,330
Accepted: 58% | Deadline: Rolling

Southeastern University
Lakeland
(800) 500-8760
Enrollment: 4,288 | Tuition/Fees: $25,360
Room/Board: $10,048
Accepted: 53% | Deadline: Rolling

St. Thomas University
Miami Gardens
(877) 788-7562
Enrollment: 935 | Tuition/Fees: $29,730
Room/Board: $11,700
Accepted: 49% | Deadline: Rolling

Stetson University
DeLand
(386) 822-7100
Enrollment: 3,028 | Tuition/Fees: $44,490
Room/Board: $12,684
Accepted: 68% | Deadline: Rolling

University of Miami
Coral Gables
(305) 284-2211
Enrollment: 10,216 | Tuition/Fees: $48,484
Room/Board: $13,666
Accepted: 36% | Deadline: 11/1, 1/1

University of Tampa
Tampa
(888) 646-2738
Enrollment: 7,728 | Tuition/Fees: $28,426
Room/Boa53: $10,502
Accepted: 48% | Deadline: Rolling

Warner University
Lake Wales
(800) 309-9563
Enrollment: 869 | Tuition/Fees: $21,216
Room/Board: $8,348
Accepted: 41% | Deadline: Rolling

Webber International University
Babson Park
(800) 741-1844
Enrollment: 584 | Tuition/Fees: $25,358
Room/Board: $8,942
Accepted: 49% | Deadline: 8/1

private colleges and universities

These nonpublic educational institutions hold a license from the Florida Commission for Independent Education. Schools with enrollment less than 200 are not included. Go to www.fldoe.org/cie for a complete list.

Altierus Career College
Tampa

Ana G. Mendez University System*
Orlando, South Florida, Tampa

The Art Institutes
Miami, Tampa

Baptist College of Florida*
Graceville, Jacksonville, Orlando

Carlos Albizu University*
Miami

Chamberlain University & College of Nursing
Jacksonville, Miramar

City College*
Fort Lauderdale, Altamonte Springs, Gainesville, Hollywood, Miami

Columbia College*
Jacksonville Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Orlando, Patrick Air Force Base

DeVry University
Jacksonville, Miramar, Orlando

Florida Career College
Boynton Beach, Hialeah, Jacksonville, Lauderdale Lakes, Margate, Miami, Orlando, Pembroke Pines, Tampa,
West Palm Beach

Florida National University
Hialeah, Miami

Florida Technical College
Orlando, Cutler Bay, DeLand, Kissimmee, Lakeland, Pembroke Pines

Full Sail University
Winter Park
(800) 226-7625

Full Sail offers associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees designed for the world of entertainment, media, arts and technology. On-campus and online degree programs are available in areas related to art and design, business, film and television, games, media and communications, music and recording, sports, and technology. Full Sail’s creative approach to education is built around real-world experience with project-based work in professional environments.

Herzing University*
Winter Park

Johnson & Wales University*
North Miami

Johnson University Florida*
Kissimmee

Rasmussen College
Tampa/Brandon, Fort Myers, Land O’ Lakes, New Port Richey, Ocala

South University
Orlando, Tampa, West Palm Beach

Southern Technical College
Auburndale, Brandon, Fort Myers, Orlando, Port Charlotte, Sanford, Tampa

Springfield College*
Tampa

Strayer University
Tampa, Bay Meadows, Fort Lauderdale, Maitland, Miramar, Orlando, Palm Beach Gardens

Trinity Baptist College*
Jacksonville

Trinity International University*
Miami, Miramar

University of Phoenix
Jacksonville,  Miramar, Orlando, Temple Terrace

Webster University*
Jacksonville, Lakeland, Melbourne, Merritt Island, Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Ocala, Orlando, St. Petersburg

private career and technical schools

The following is a sampling of nonpublic, postsecondary, educational institutions licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education. Schools with the highest enrollment in each category are listed alphabetically. The main campus is listed first. A complete list is available at www.fldoe.org/cie.

COSMETOLOGY / MASSAGE
American Institute of Beauty
Largo, St. Petersburg

Aveda Institute
Orlando, Clearwater, Davie, Jacksonville, Tallahassee

Beauty Schools of America
Miami, Hialeah, Homestead, North Miami Beach, South Beach

Bene’s Career Academy
New Port Richey, Brooksville, Spring Hill

Cortiva Institute
Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, St. Petersburg

Empire Beauty Schools
Lauderhill, Lakeland, Tampa, West Palm Beach

Florida Barber Academy
Plantation

Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers
Hollywood, Orlando, West Palm Beach

La Belle Beauty Academy
Hialeah, Miami

Paul Mitchell The School
Orlando, Fort Myers, Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa

Sunstate Academy
Clearwater, Fort Myers

MEDICAL / HEALTH
Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations*
West Palm Beach

American College for Medical Careers
Orlando

American Medical Academy
Miami

Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology
Orlando, Palm Beach

Concorde Career Institute
Jacksonville, Miramar, Orlando, Tampa

Galen College of Nursing
St. Petersburg

Praxis Institute
Miami, Hialeah

Southeastern College
Miami Lakes, West Palm Beach

Ultimate Medical Academy*
Clearwater

MULTIPLE OFFERINGS

CBT College
Miami, Cutler Bay, Hialeah

Florida Career College
Boynton Beach, Hialeah, Jacksonville, Lauderdale Lakes, Margate, Miami, Orlando, Pembroke Pines, Tampa, West Palm Beach

Florida National University
Hialeah, Miami

Florida Technical College
Orlando, Cutler Bay, DeLand, Kissimmee, Lakeland, Pembroke Pines

Fortis College and Institute
Cutler Bay, Orange Park, Pensacola, Port St. Lucie

Saber College*
Miami

South Florida Institute of Technology
Hialeah, Miami

Southern Technical College
Orlando, Auburndale, Brandon, Fort Myers, Port Charlotte, Sanford, Tampa

Sullivan & Cogliano Training Centers
Miami

Virginia College
Jacksonville, Fort Pierce, Pensacola

SPECIALIZED FIELDS
Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Orlando

CDA Technical Institute
Jacksonville

Golf Academy of America
Orlando

Mech-Tech Institute
Orlando

National Aviation Academy
Clearwater

Tulsa Welding School
Jacksonville

Universal Technical Institute
Orlando

WyoTech*
Ormond Beach

public career and technical schools

Public career and technical schools are administered by county school boards and are accredited by the Council on Occupational Education. Information provided by the Florida Department of Education, Division of Career and Adult Education.

BAY COUNTY
Haney Technical Center
Panama City
(850) 747-5500

BRADFORD COUNTY
North Florida Technical College
Starke
(904) 966-6764

BROWARD COUNTY
Atlantic Technical College
Coconut Creek
(754) 321-5100

Sheridan Technical College
Hollywood
(754) 321-5400

William T. McFatter Technical College
Davie
(754) 321-5700

CHARLOTTE COUNTY
Charlotte Technical College
Port Charlotte
(941) 255-7500

CITRUS COUNTY
Withlacoochee Technical College
Inverness
(352) 726-2430

COLLIER COUNTY
Immokalee Technical College
Immokalee
(239) 377-9900

Lorenzo Walker Technical College
Naples
(239) 377-0900

ESCAMBIA COUNTY
George Stone Technical Center
Pensacola
(850) 941-6200

FLAGLER COUNTY
Flagler Technical Institute
Palm Coast
(386) 447-4345

GADSDEN COUNTY
Gadsden Technical Institute
Quincy
(850) 875-8324

HERNANDO COUNTY
Suncoast Technical Education Center
Brooksville
(352) 797-7091

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
Aparicio-Levy Technical College
Tampa
(813) 740-4884

Brewster Technical College
Tampa
(813) 276-5464

Erwin Technical College
Tampa
(813) 769-5180

Learey Technical College
Tampa
(813) 769-2123

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY
Treasure Coast Technical College
Vero Beach
(772) 564-4970

LAKE COUNTY
Lake Technical College
Eustis
(352) 589-2250

LEE COUNTY
Cape Coral Technical College
Cape Coral
(239) 574-4440

Fort Myers Technical College
Fort Myers
(239) 334-4544

LEON COUNTY
Lively Technical Center
Tallahassee
(850) 487-7555

MANATEE COUNTY
Manatee Technical College
Bradenton
(941) 751-7900

MARION COUNTY
Marion Technical College
Ocala
(352) 671-7200

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
D.A. Dorsey Technical College
Miami
(305) 693-2490

The English Center
Miami
(305) 445-7731

George T. Baker Aviation Technical College
Miami
(305) 871-3143

Lindsey Hopkins Technical College
Miami
(305) 324-6070

Miami Lakes Educational Center & Technical College
Miami Lakes
(305) 557-1100

Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical College
Miami
(305) 253-9920

South Dade Technical College
Homestead
(305) 248-5723

OKALOOSA COUNTY
Okaloosa Technical College
Fort Walton Beach
(850) 833-3500

ORANGE COUNTY
Orange Technical College

Avalon – Winter Park
(407) 281-5155

MidFlorida – Orlando
(407) 251-6047

Orlando
(407) 246-7060

Westside – Winter Garden
(407) 905-2018

Winter Park
(407) 622-2900

OSCEOLA COUNTY
Osceola Technical College
Kissimmee
(407) 344-5080

PASCO COUNTY
Marchman Technical College
New Port Richey
(727) 774-1700

PINELLAS COUNTY
Pinellas Technical College

Clearwater
(727) 538-7167

St. Petersburg
(727) 893-2500

POLK COUNTY
Ridge Technical College
Winter Haven
(863) 419-3060

Traviss Technical College
Lakeland
(863) 499-2700

SANTA ROSA COUNTY
Locklin Tech
Milton
(850) 983-5700

SARASOTA COUNTY
Suncoast Technical College
Sarasota
(941) 924-1365

ST. JOHNS COUNTY
First Coast Technical College
St. Augustine
(904) 547-3282

SUWANNEE COUNTY
Riveroak Technical College
Live Oak
(386) 647-4200

TAYLOR COUNTY
Big Bend Technical College
Perry
(850) 838-2545

WALTON COUNTY
Emerald Coast Technical College
DeFuniak Springs
(850) 892-1240

WASHINGTON COUNTY
Florida Panhandle Technical College
Chipley
(850) 638-1180