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Located in Jacksonville, Florida, Florida State College at Jacksonville is a public institution. The city atmosphere of Jacksonville makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

542 Undergraduate Degrees
$17,459 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)

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Florida State College at Jacksonville Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

FSCJ has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#5 Most Popular Online Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#18 Most Popular Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#70 Best Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#167 Most Popular Nursing Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at FSCJ.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#5 Most Popular Online Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#18 Most Popular Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#67 Best Value Nursing Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#69 Best Nursing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#152 Most Popular Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Florida State College at Jacksonville?

Location of Florida State College at Jacksonville

Contact details for FSCJ are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 501 W State St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904-633-8100
Website: www.fscj.edu

How Do I Get Into FSCJ?

You can apply to FSCJ online at: https://apply.fscj.edu/

Since Florida State College at Jacksonville has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Florida State College at Jacksonville?

$17,459 Net Price
21% Take Out Loans
2.8% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of FSCJ is $17,459. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At FSCJ, approximately 21% of students took out student loans averaging $4,739 a year. That adds up to $18,956 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at FSCJ is 2.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Florida State College at Jacksonville Undergraduate Student Diversity

7,515 Full-Time Undergraduates
59% Women
49% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 24,605 undergraduate students at FSCJ, with 7,515 being full-time and 17,090 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  FSCJ

Gender Diversity

Of the 7,515 full-time undergraduates at FSCJ, 41% are male and 59% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  FSCJ

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Florida State College at Jacksonville students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of FSCJ Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 309
Black or African American 2,100
Hispanic or Latino 933
White 3,539
International Students 24
Other Races/Ethnicities 610

Geographic Diversity

Florida students aren't the only ones who study at Florida State College at Jacksonville. At this time, 2 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 54 countries are represented at FSCJ. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, Brazil, and China.

Online Learning at Florida State College at Jacksonville

1,734 Took All Classes Online
11,636 Took At Least One Class Online
-13.3% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 11,636 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at FSCJ has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 5th most popular in Florida for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of FSCJ

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Florida State College at Jacksonville was -13.3%. This is the #1,823 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at FSCJ regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of FSCJ majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Nursing 14%
Registered Nursing 14%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at FSCJ ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at FSCJ.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Registered Nursing #443

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Florida State College at Jacksonville Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 355 0 115 470
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 72 0 72
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 355 72 115 542

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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