About FSCJ

Mission Statement

Florida State College at Jacksonville provides an equitable, high quality, success-driven learning experience for our diverse community of students.

Vision Statement

To promote intellectual growth for life-long learning, advance the economic mobility of our students and transform the communities we serve.

Core Values (iRISE)

Respect for All Served by FSCJ
Excellence in Teaching, Learning and Service

High Quality, Accessible Education

FSCJ has multiple campuses and centers throughout Duval and Nassau counties including online classes globally accessed through FSCJ Online. We offer flexible class scheduling, online, hybrid, and traditional classes and one of the most affordable tuition rates in the U.S.

Academic Programs and Courses

Built upon a steep history of effectively serving Duval and Nassau counties, Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) continues to expand its academic offerings to include more than 150 high-quality program options, including bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, and technical and career certificates.

FSCJ also offers non-credit continuing education, professional certifications and industry certifications that can provide career advancement opportunities through advanced certifications, increased knowledge, and enhanced skillsets.


Florida State College at Jacksonville is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Florida State College at Jacksonville may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).

In addition to the College’s institutional accreditation through SACSCOC, some programs are accredited through their own discipline-specific accrediting agencies. For more information, view the list of specialized programs or contact the College’s Office of Institutional Effectiveness.

This publication is neither a contract nor an offer to make a contract. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication, the college reserves the right to make changes at any time with respect to course offerings, degree requirements, services provided, cost of attendance or any other subject addressed in this publication.

Notice: This catalog contains information about academic programs, academic offerings, course descriptions, student services, and various policies and procedures intended to be in effect at Florida State College at Jacksonville throughout the academic year. After publication of the catalog, changes may occur in academic programs, admission and graduation requirements, course offerings, policies and procedures, and tuition and fee charges. This catalog does not represent a formal agreement between the College and the reader. While reasonable efforts will be made to inform students of changes to the catalog, students will remain responsible for adhering to the applicable requirements.