Description

Southern Career College in Jacksonville, Florida, is a place where Florida residents get training that combines preparation for some of today’s most in-demand professions.

Training programs at Southern Career College prepare students for such occupations as:

  • Computer Drafting and Design
  • Medical Assisting
  • Nursing Assistance
  • Phlebotomy

Alongside the training they receive in their chosen field of study, all students also receive instruction in important business and marketing skills needed to find and stay in a job.

Students also get assistance with job placement from the career services department when it comes time to graduate and look for work.

The only admissions requirements are a high school diploma or GED. In addition to an application, applicants must submit a transcript or their GED scores. An interview is also required of all prospective students.

Southern Career College offers several scholarship programs such as the Imagine America Scholarship, which requires a minimum grade point average of 2.5, a history of community service activities and demonstrated financial need. Southern Career also has a scholarship for active military and one for adult students. Additional need-based financial aid awards like grants and loans may be available through the FAFSA.

Quick Facts about Southern Career College

Region

Southeast

Setting

Large City Setting

Type

Private/For Profit

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Students)

Website

ftccollege.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Tuition

$22,000

Retention Rate

15%

Enrollment

309

Year Established

1984

Students

Total Students
309

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
35%
Part-Time
65%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
17%
African American
52%
Caucasian
26%
American Indian or Alaska native
1%
Asian
2%
Unknown and Other
2%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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