Florida Community College At Jacksonville

Florida Community College At Jacksonville

Florida Community College at Jacksonville or FCCJ, established in 1966, has 5 campuses located in Jacksonville region. It is the 4th leading community college in U.S, and has more than 60,000 students enrolled presently. The university has North Campus, Kent Campus, South Campus and Downtown Campus that offer doctorate degree, master's degree and bachelor's degree in various areas.

The sports teams at Florida Community College at Jacksonville participate in baseball, basketball, softball, tennis and volleyball. Former basketball player Alvin Heggs; present head baseball of the Florida Gators, Kevin O'Sullivan; and Famous Astronomer, Michael D. Reynolds graduated from this university.

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Contacting FCC Jacksonville

Florida Community College at Jacksonville
501 W State St
Jacksonville , FL 32202
General Phone: (904) 632-3000

FCC Jacksonville Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts2,287liberal arts and sciences
Business and Management1,555business management, operations management, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, finance, MIS, management information systems, marketing, vehicle parts marketing, ...
Nursing and Emergency Medicine546EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, various nursing
Family and Social Work356foodservice management, child care management, child care provider
Security and Law Enforcement272corrections, criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police, security and loss prevention, fire protection tech, fire services administration, fire-fighting, security and protective services
Medical Support and Technology192dental assistant, dental hygienist, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, radiation therapist, respiratory care tech, surgical tech, sonography and ultrasound tech, medical lab tech, ...
Real Estate and Construction Management157real estate
Engineering Technician155architectural engineering tech, civil engineering tech, electronics tech, biomedical tech, instrumentation tech, electromechanical instrument tech, HVAC tech, environmental control tech, automotive tech, ...
Office and Administration136office management, executive secretary
Computer Science and Engineering121computer applications programming, systems analyst, computer services management
Mechanics and Repair101computer repair, electrical maintenance and repair, HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics, aircraft maintenance, aircraft powerplant tech
Beauty and Cosmetology56cosmetology, barber, facial treatment, manicurist
Law45legal assistant
Transportation44commercial pilot and flight crew, aviation operations, construction equipment operation, truck and bus driver
Therapy and Counseling44physical therapist assistant, massage therapy
Photography and Commercial Art38commercial art, cinematography
Medical Administration25medical records tech, medical secretary
Architecture and Planning23interior architecture
Construction Trades21carpentry, electrician, building inspection and management, plumbing, construction trades
Cooking and Culinary Arts9restaurant and catering management
Funeral and Mortuary Science9funeral and mortuary
Education and Teaching6education of hearing impaired
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy5dietitian assistant
Drama and Performing Arts3various performing arts
Hospitality2hospitality management, hotel management, restaurant and food services management
Production Trades1welding
Science and Laboratory Technician1biology tech
Media0printing equipment operation

Number of programs and degrees for FCC Jacksonville in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree3,23456
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years912
Award of less than 1 academic year2,60441
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years36330
Bachelor's degree01

FCC Jacksonville Student Body

In 2007-2008, FCC Jacksonville had a total enrollment of 24,939 students (17,383 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 57%
Black 23%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 8%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 20%
20-21 18%
22-24 15%
25-29 16%
30-34 9%
35-39 7%
40-49 9%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

FCC Jacksonville Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 60 %
Part-Time 45 %

FCC Jacksonville Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Jacksonville, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

FCC Jacksonville Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,901
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 6,889
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
FCC Jacksonville participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 148400)

FCC Jacksonville Faculty

FCC Jacksonville has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track67108
Non-tenured and not on tenure track47

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year155$47,774220$47,678
Instructoracademic year1*0*
No academic rankacademic year0*2*
All faculty totalacademic year156$47,696222$47,606

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

FCC Jacksonville Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports24547

FCC Jacksonville Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Interior Architecture

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Facial Treatment Specialist/Facialist
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business and Personal/Financial Services Marketing Operations
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance, General
Management Information Systems and Services, Other
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Vehicle and Vehicle Parts and Accessories Marketing Operations

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer/Info Tech Services Administration & Management, Other

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, & Inspection, Other
Construction Trades, Other
Plumbing Technology/Plumber

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Drama And Performing Arts
Visual and Performing Arts, Other

Education And Teaching
Education/Teaching Individuals - Hearing Impairments

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Instrumentation/Maintenance Techs, Other
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician
Instrumentation Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Child Care and Support Services Management
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management

Funeral And Mortuary Science
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General

Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Restaurant/Food Services Management

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology, Other
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing, Other
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Dietitian Assistant

Office And Administration
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
Office Management and Supervision

Photography And Commercial Art
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

Science And Laboratory Technician
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Fire Services Administration
Security and Loss Prevention Services
Security and Protective Services, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Physical Therapist Assistant

Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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FCC Jacksonville Highlights

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What Sets FCC Jacksonville Apart:

Number of students
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Number of degree programs
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% of full-time faculty on tenure track
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Top 6%FCC Jacksonville % of full-time faculty on tenure track
% of degrees in real estate and construction management
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Top 7%FCC Jacksonville % of degrees in real estate and construction management
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 8%FCC Jacksonville Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 13%FCC Jacksonville Female % of student body
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%FCC Jacksonville Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 14%FCC Jacksonville % of degrees in business and management
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 16%FCC Jacksonville % of degrees in office and administration
% of degrees in liberal arts
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%FCC Jacksonville % of degrees in liberal arts

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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