Florida State College at Jacksonville is a member of the Florida College System and is not affiliated with any other public or private university or College in Florida or elsewhere. Florida Coast Career Tech is a division of Florida State College at Jacksonville.
Florida Coast Career Tech is a division of Florida State College at Jacksonville. Florida State College at Jacksonville is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the baccalaureate and associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Florida State College at Jacksonville. The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support an institution’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.
As provided herein, requirements for admission shall be approved by the Florida State College at Jacksonville District Board of Trustees, shall be maintained in the College’s official curricular files, and shall be reflected in the College Catalog.
Workforce Certificate Programs
General admissions eligibility for Workforce Certificate programs is as follows:
The individual must be 18 years of age or older.
The individual must be a U.S. citizen.
United States citizens under the age of 18 who have earned a high school completion credential may be admitted to Workforce Certificate programs.
United States citizens under the age of 18 who have not earned a high school completion credential may be admitted to Workforce Certificate programs with confirmation from all high schools attended that the individual has not been found guilty of any of the following offenses:
Distribution of drugs
Simple battery upon school employees or agents
Burglary of school property
Criminal mischief or vandalism
Possession of weapons or dangerous objects
Indecent public conduct
Battery upon another student resulting in bodily harm
Inciting or participating in a major student disorder
Commission of any felony
Individuals currently attending a public or private high school or home school also may be admitted as dual enrollment students if they meet the dual enrollment requirements in accordance with state statute and rules.
Individuals who are not U.S. citizens may be admitted if they are at least 18 years old and in full compliance with all federal immigration rules.
Selective Admissions: Some Workforce Certificate programs have additional admissions requirements as established by the College administration.
In compliance with Florida Statute 119.071(5), Florida Coast Career Tech issues this notification regarding the purpose of the collection and use of Social Security numbers. Florida Coast Career Tech will collect your Social Security Number (SSN) if specifically required by law to do so or if necessary for the performance of the College’s duties and responsibilities. The College takes appropriate measures to secure SSNs from unauthorized access and does not release SSNs to other parties except as required to fulfill the College’s duties and responsibilities. A student may refuse to disclose his or her SSN to the College, but the IRS is then authorized to fine the student in the amount of $50. Additional information related to the use of social security numbers can be found in the Student Rights and Responsibilities section of the College catalog.