Florida Southern College (FSC)

Lakeland, FL

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Florida Southern College

Florida Southern College

Florida Southern College Student Essentials

Florida Southern College Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: United Methodist
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Moccasins
Website: www.flsouthern.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $27,200
Out-of-State Tuition: $27,200
Retention Rate: 76%
Enrollment: 2,717
Year Established: 1883

About FSC

Ranked high by numerous college guidebooks, Florida Southern College offers more than just strong academics. At Florida Southern, students also learn through numerous learning and work opportunities beyond the classroom.

Located in Lakeland, Florida, Florida Southern College offers over 50 undergraduate majors. Fields of study include Advertising, Art History, Communications, Computer Science, Criminology, English, Environmental Studies, Horticulture, Music, Psychology, Finance, Education and a range of pre-professional programs in the medical, legal, engineering and religious fields.

Graduate programs are available in Teaching, Business and Nursing.

Unique to Florida Southern College are the opportunities for learning beyond the classroom. Alongside faculty, students undertake research in such fields as chemistry, education, math and athletic sciences.

Another way that Florida Southern provides chances to learn outside of the classroom is through internships and service learning opportunities. Through such assignments, students are given the chance to work within their field and gain and build on skills while making professional contacts.

With over 70 clubs and student organizations, which include leadership programs, service opportunities, creative and academic clubs, religious organizations and Greek life, the student life at Florida Southern also helps students to expand and grow.

Admissions standards at Florida Southern are somewhat competitive. Eligible students may receive some form of aid including scholarships, grants, loans and work-study awards, which can be used to help cover tuition.

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FSC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

100% of students gave Florida Southern College 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Overall Rating

I love this school and this is where i plan to go because it is warm and welcoming and a beautiful campus and i felt like a was wanted there and i fit in well. Amazing place to study and i thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the campus.


FSC Map & Location

Florida Southern College
111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
Lakeland, FL 33801


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Getting Around FSC

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Lakeland, FL

Winter
Dec
75
52
Jan
74
50
Feb
77
53
Spring
Mar
81
56
Apr
86
60
May
91
67
Summer
Jun
93
72
Jul
94
73
Aug
94
73
Fall
Sep
92
72
Oct
87
66
Nov
80
59

FSC Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 2,500
Freshman Class 710
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 2,717

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 8%
  • African American: 7%
  • Caucasian: 78%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 6%
Latino 8%
African American 7%
Caucasian 78%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 6%

Undergraduate 92%
Graduate 8%
Full-Time 75%
Part-Time 25%
Women 62%
Men 38%
International 4%
Domestic 96%

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